Ben J. Kolodziejski

Ben J. Kolodziejski, 87, of Palos Hills, died Monday, April 18 at home. Visitation was Wednesday at Palos-Gaidas Funeral Home in Palos Hills. A funeral service is to be held from 4 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. Interment is at Abraham Lincoln Cemetery in Elwood.

Mr. Kolodziejski is survived by his sister, Josephine Capaccio; his nephew, Thomas Capaccio; his niece, Jo Ann Denny; and many nieces, nephew, relatives and friends.

Mr.Kolodziejski was born in Summit. He worked for the federal government and was a Marine Corps veteran of World War II. Thoughts and memories may be expressed in the online guest book at