Louis Peter Desmet. Beloved husband of Kathryn, née Ranquist; loving father of Robert, John and Mary K. Lo- Cicero; grandfather of 10; fond brother of Mary Schulz.
Visitation was held Sept. 11 at the John Sheehy & Sons Funeral Home in Palos Heights. A funeral Mass was said on Sept. 12 at Incarnation Catholic Church in Palos Heights. Interment was at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Worth.
Mr. Desmet was the former principal of Ridgeland Elementary and Finley Junior High schools in Chicago Ridge for more than 30 years. In lieu of flowers, donations to Make A Wish Foundation would be appreciated.