Kenneth J. Farkas, 64, of North Riverside and formerly of Lyons and Cicero, died April 6, 2013.
Mr. Farkas was born in Chicago in 1948 and served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War. For many years he worked as a clerk at the Berwyn Post Office, prior to retirement.
He was the husband of the late Patricia Farkas (nee Dunlap); the father of Theresa Blanco and Michael J. Farkas; the grandfather of Annamarie Blanco, Ernesto Blanco Jr., Rosanna Blanco, Mikey Farkas Jr. and Angelo Farkas; the brother of the late Mary, the late Johnny and the late Anthony (Linda) Farkas; the uncle of Mark Farkas; and the cousin of Frank (Char) Farkas.
Visitation will be on Thursday, April 11 from 3 to 9 p.m. at Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home, 2447 Desplaines Ave. in North Riverside. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, April 12 at St. Hugh Church in Lyons, followed by interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Alsip.