Robert J. Spiess, Sr., 73, of Hickory Hills, died Oct. 3, at home. Visitation was held at Lack & Sons Funeral Home in Hickory Hills on Oct. 8. A funeral service was held at Lack & Sons Funeral Home in Hickory Hills on Oct. 9. A funeral Mass was held at St. Patricia Church in Hickory Hills on Oct. 9. Burial was at Resurrection Cemetery in Justice.
Mr. Spiess is survived by his wife, Deanna; his sons, Robert and William Tayor; his daughters, Doralee Patrick, Cathy Haywood, Luann Pocius and Christine Sanders; his sisters, Betty Stybr and Judi Pozek; and 12 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Mr. Spiess was born in Spring Valley, IL. He was a foreman. He was a member of the Loyal Order of Moose.