John M. Conversa, 43, of Wilmington, Ill., formerly of Hickory Hills, died Feb. 26, at home following a lengthy illness. Visitation was held at Lack & Sons Funeral Home in Hickory Hills on Feb. 28. A funeral Mass was offered at Sacred Heart Church in Palos Hills on March 1. Burial was private.
Mr. Conversa is survived by his wife, Laura; his father, Nick; and mother, Joan; his father-in-law, Valentine and mother-in-law, Jean Fraszewski; his sister, Kathleen Rogowski; his brothers, Michael and Joseph; three nephews and one niece; and his companion, Pippen.
Mr. Conversa was born in Oak Lawn. He was a member of Painters and Decorators Union Dist. Council 14 and Downers Grove Sportimers Club.