Rose Marie Kuczek (nee Rizzo), 86, of Melrose Park and formerly of North Riverside, died Dec. 27, 2014 in Melrose Park.

She was born in Chicago on April 25, 1928 and married Casimir “Casey” Kuczek, who preceded his wife in death.

Ms. Kuczek was the mother of Deborah (Ed) Jerzak,; the sister of Barney Rizzo, Helen Siciliano and Rachele Rimmer; and an aunt to many.

Services have been held. Interment was at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.

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