Edward J. Bara

Edward J. Bara, 86, of Palos Hills, died June 13 at his home. Visitation was held June 20 at Palos Gaidas Funeral Home in Palos Hills. A funeral service was held at the funeral home. Mass was at Sacred Heart Church. Interment was private.

Mr. Bara is survived by his wife, Eleanor; his daughters, Karen Barone and Janice Kliem; his stepdaughters, Kathy Cipra and Sue Cimeroli; his sister, Natalie Reis; and eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Mr. Bara was born in Chicago. He was an Army veteran of World War II. He worked as a butcher for Dominick’s.