Gus J. Chathas, 81, of Hickory Hills, died March 24, at home. Visitation was held at Palos-Gaidas Funeral Home in Palos Hills on March 27 preceding a funeral Mass offered at St. Patricia Church in Hickory Hills. Burial was at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Worth
Mr. Chathas is survived by his wife, Valerie; his sons, Charles and Thomas; his daughters, Mary Catherine Ray, Jean Marie Rickey, Cecelia Chathas, Margaret Morrissey; his sister, Helen Chathas; and 13 grandchildren.
Mr. Chathas was born in Chicago. He was a retired electrician. He was a World War II U.S. Navy veteran. He was a member of IBEW Local 134 and Oracle Social Club.