Joseph W. Myers, 93, of Palos Hills died July 30. Visitation was August 4 from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Lack & Sons Funeral Home in Hickory Hills. A funeral service was held at the funeral home at 9:15 August 5 to Sacred Heart Church for 10 a.m. Mass. Interment was at Holy Cross Cemetery in Calumet City.
Mr. Myers is survived by his wife, Loretta Makrickas-Myers; his daughters, Mary Burosh, and Patricia Kolada-Myers; his son, Joseph A. Myers; his stepson, Richard Makrickas; his sister, Elizabeth “Betty” Gillaspie; his brother, Gerald; and three grandchildren; and one greatgrandchild.
Mr. Myers was an active member of St. Philips the Apostle Church, Calumet Memorial American Legion Post 0330 & Statesville Elks Lodge #1823. He was a pipe fitter and an Army veteran of the second world war.