Bernard Casimir Niedzielski, 101, of LaGrange Park, died on Jan. 21, 2018.
Born on April 28, 1916, he served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II and worked in the education field as a school administrator.
Mr. Niedzielski was the husband of the late Bernice Niedzielski (nee Magdziarz); the uncle of Mark (Thea) Parker, Gregory Zelman, Natalie Zelman, Pamela Niedzielski, Geraldine Niedzielski, Ramona (Philip) Kurland and Frank (Joey) Parker; a great-uncle to many; and the brother of Sylvia Zelman and the late Leonard (Elizabeth), Wallace (Marion), Raymond and Ramona (Frank) Parker.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated Wednesday, Jan. 24 at 10 a.m. at St. Louise de Marillac Church in LaGrange Park, followed by interment at Resurrection Cemetery in Justice.
The family appreciates memorials to the Knights of Columbus Council 6483, St. Francis Xavier Rectory, 124 N. Spring Ave, LaGrange, 60525 or Comboni Mission Center, 1615 31st St., LaGrange Park, 60526.
Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.