Michael Atella, 89, of Worth, died Oct. 28. Visitation was held Oct. 31 at Palos-Gaidas Funeral Home in Palos Hills. A funeral Mass will be held today, Nov. 1 at St. Alexander Church, 7025 W. 126th St. in Palos Heights. Interment will be at Queen of Heaven Mausoleum, 1400 S. Wolf Road in Hillside.
Mr. Atella is survived by his children, Lorraine, Arbor and Brenda Cass; and two grandchildren.
Mr. Atella was born in Chicago. He served in the Army Air Force during World War II, and worked as foreman for Nabisco. He was a member of the St. Alexander Senior Club, Tarkington Seniors, Sons of Italy and Johnson-Phelps VFW Post 5220.