Jerome J. “Jerry” Cizek, 95, of North Riverside, died Nov. 6, 2015.
Mr. Cizek was born Aug. 7, 1920. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and worked as a building contractor prior to retirement.
He was the husband of Mary J. Cizek (nee Mydlil); the father of Jerome (Linda) Cizek, Carol (Stephen) Condon, Dean (Laura) Cizek and Don (Cindy) Cizek; the grandfather of Casey (Michael) Awad, James (Wanda) Cizek, Steven (Kristin) Condon, Mary Crew, Michael Condon, Daniel (Rizza) Cizek, Don Cizek, Dale Cizek, Kristen Cizek, Jeffrey Cizek and Jeremy Cizek; the great-grandfather of Alexandra Awad, Tyler Awad, Cedric Zarate, Madison Councell, Mary Zarate, Daniel Cizek and Steven Condon; the brother of the late Rudolph Cizek, Sylvia Stephen and Johnny Cizek; and the uncle of many nieces and nephews.
A funeral Mass was celebrated Nov. 10 at St. Louise de Marillac Funeral Home in LaGrange Park, followed by interment at Woodlawn Cemetery.
Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.