William “Bill” Svoboda, 74, of North riverside and formerly of Bellwood, died Sept. 17, 2014 in Downers Grove.

Mr. Svoboda was born in Chicago on Jan. 12, 1940. He served in the U.S Army and worked as a truck driver for Graybar, a wholesale electronics supplies distributor.

He was the son of the late William and the late Blanche (nee Novotny) Svoboda; the brother of the late Barbara (James Chanin) Bruscato Chanin; and the uncle of many nieces and nephews.

Services have been held. Interment was at Woodlawn Cemetery in Forest Park.

Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home, North Riverside, handled arrangements.