Edward Klimasz, 71, of Palos Hills, died June 2 at Palos Community Hospital in Palos Heights. Visitation was held at Palos-Gaidas Funeral Home in Palos Hills on June 5. A funeral Mass was offered at Sacred Heart Church in Palos Hills on June 6. Interment was at Resurrection Cemetery in Justice.
Mr. Klimasz is survived by his wife, Ruth; his sons, Michael Novak, Timothy Novak; his daughter, Karen Boylan; his brother, Henry; his sisters, Mary Roseanne, Theresa, Loretta, Rita, Eleanore, Marge; and three grandchildren.
Mr. Klimasz was born in Chicago. He worked in customer service for the railroad industry. He served in the U.S. Army and was a member of Doo Le Doos, Foresters, Palos Hills New Horizons, 39’ers and Sacred Heart Fun Club and Holy Name Society.