He was the husband of Audrey Gliva; the father of Richard J. “Rick” Gliva Jr. and Samantha (Vincent) Malina; the grandfather of Olivia Malina; the brother of Marty (Diane) Gliva, Theresa (the late Rudolph) Banny, Al (Mary) Gliva and Jerry (Cindy) Gliva; and the uncle of many.

Visitation will be Saturday, Dec. 10 from 10 a.m. until noon, when there will be a memorial service, at Woodlawn Funeral Home, 7750 Cermak Road, Forest Park.