Norma Pietras, née Pacheco, 72, of Palos Hills, died Feb. 11 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Visitation was held Feb. 15 at the Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth. A funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. today, Thursday, Feb. 16 at Sacred Heart Church in Palos Hills. Interment will be at Resurrection Cemetery in Justice.
Mrs. Pietras is survived by her companion, Jack Retterer; her sons, Steven, Raymond and Michael; her daughters, Linda Welsh and Nancy Rad; her sisters, Lori Magee and Janet Frank; and 18 grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
Mrs. Pietras was born in Rhode Island. She worked as a sales associate in the steel industry.