Emily L. Pekelnicky, née Ksiazek, 85, of Palos Hills, died Feb. 12 at Palos Community Hospital in Palos Heights. Mrs. Pekelnicky is survived by her daughter, Rachel Waddell; and her sons, Robert and Ron.
Visitation was held at Palos-Gaidas Funeral Home in Palos Hills on Monday. A funeral Mass was offered at Sacred Heart Church on Tuesday. Interment was at Resurrection Cemetery.
Mrs. Pekelnicky was born in Chicago. She was a past employee of Central Steel and Wire-Chicago And Ksiazek’s Pharmacy. She was a homemaker.