Bernard Schickel Jr., 64, of Hickory Hills, died Jan. 20 at Hines V.A. Hospital in Hines. Visitation was held at Lack & Sons Funeral Home in Hickory Hills on Jan. 22. A funeral service was held at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood on Jan. 23. Interment was private.
Mr. Schickel is survived by his daughters, Casey Taylor and Sarah Schickel; his brothers, Walt, Tom and Michael; his sister, Priss Deir; and five grandchildren.
Mr. Schickel was born in Chicago. He was a forklift truck driver. He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam Conflict.