James W. Friedrichs, 60, of Worth, died May 4, at Palos Community Hospital in Palos Heights. Visitation was held at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth on May 8. A chapel service was held at the funeral home on May 9. Burial was at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Worth.
Mr. Friedrichs is survived by his wife, Barbara; his daughter, Catherine; his brother, Robert; and his sister, Gean Wojciechowski.
Mr. Friedrichs was born in Chicago. He was a retired Worth firefighter and Bridgeview-Justice ESDA. He was a former member of Boy Scout troops 456, 668 and fish tales fishing club.