Robert F. Kuecher Sr., 89, of Palos Hills, died April 17 at Palos Community Hospital in Palos Heights. Visitation was held at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth on April 20. A funeral Mass was offered at Sacred Heart Church in Palos Hills on April 21. Interment was held at St. James Cemetery at the Sag Bridge Church in Lemont.
Mr. Kuecher is survived by his wife, Kathleen; his sons, Robert Jr., Richard, Francis, Gerald, William, Laurence and Edward; his daughters, Janet Johansen, Julie Ann Schloss, Mary Kathleen Russo, Carolyn and Jo Ellen Weeden; 34 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.
Mr. Kuecher was born in Chicago. He was a machinist.