Ella Louise Palermo, 84, of Chicago Ridge, died March 2 at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn. Visitation was held at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth on March 4. A funeral Mass was offered at St. Gerald Church in Oak Lawn on March 5. Interment was at St. Mary Cemetery in Evergreen Park.
Mrs. Palermo is survived by her son, Joseph; her daughter, Elizabeth Baranowski; her brothers, Vernon, Robert and Raymond Stech; her sister, Mary Peters; five grandchildren; and two greatgrandchildren.
Mrs. Palermo was born in Houston, Texas. She was a file clerk in the steel industry.