Jack G. Blackman, 81, of Homer Glen, formerly of Palos Hills, died Aug. 21 at home. Visitation was held Aug. 24 at Colonial Chapel in Orland Park. A funeral Mass was held Aug. 25 at Sacred Heart Church in Palos Hills. Interment was at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Alsip.
Mr. Blackman is survived by his son, Lawrence; his daughter, Marirose Ziemba; and three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Mr. Blackman was born in Chicago. He worked as an electrician with the Federal Sign and Signal Corporation. He served in the Army Reserves.