Theodore J. Wozek, 78, of Worth, died Oct. 26 at home. Visitation is to be held at Schmaedeke Funeral home in Worth from 2 to 9 p.m. Oct. 30. A funeral Mass is to be offered at Our Lady of the Ridge Church in Chicago Ridge at 10 a.m. Oct. 31. Interment is to be held at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Worth.
Mr. Wozek is survived by his wife, Donna; his sons, Thomas, Patrick and Jack; his daughters, Karen Marta, Suzanne Marszalek, Jane Dykstra, Diane Sullivan and Amy Herman; 29 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Mr. Wozek was born in Chicago. He worked for 46 years for Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway Company and 37 for the United States Postal Service. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was a member of Our Lady of the Ridge and the Worth Beautification Committee.