George "Bud" Plahm

George “Bud” Plahm, 80, of Worth, died Feb. 21 at home. Visitation was held at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth on Feb. 23. A funeral Mass was offered at Our Lady of the Ridge in Chicago Ridge on Feb. 24. Interment was held at Holy sepulchre Cemetery in Worth.

Mr. Plahm is survived by his sons, Michael, William and Timothy; his daughters, Teresa Smets, Sharon Wierenga and Sandi Murawski; his brother, Gordon; his sisters, Mary Lodi and Patricia Woolet; 17 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Mr. Plahm was born in Blue Island. He worked as a life insurance salesman.