Karl Placek Jr., 41, of Palos Hills, died Feb. 5 at his home. Visitation is scheduled from 3 to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 18 at Lack & Sons Funeral Home in Hickory Hills. A funeral service is scheduled for noon Saturday at the funeral home. Interment will be private.
Mr. Placek is survived by his son, Nicholas; his parents, Karl Sr. and Sharon; his brother, Kenneth; his sisters, Lynn Lewis, Kelly Lucin and Susan Lathus; and many nieces and nephews.
Mr. Placek was born in Evergreen Park. He was an iron worker and a member of Iron Worker Union Local 1.