Mary Lou Vahl, 79, of Chicago Ridge, died March 19 at Palos Community Hospital. Mrs. Vahl is survived by her sons, Albert, Jeff and Edwin Belter; her daughters, Linda Heidl, Judith Tanner, Rebecca Lapins and Laura Puckett; 21 grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
Visitation was held at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth on March 22. A funeral service was held at Trinity Lutheran Church in Oak Lawn on March 23. Interment was at St. Mary Cemetery in Evergreen Park.
Mrs. Vahl was born in Ainsworth, Neb. She was a seamstress.