Bernard J. “Bernie” Klimas, 83, a 47-year resident of North Riverside, died on Nov. 23, 2016 at Cantata Adult Living Services in Brookfield.
He was born on Jan. 7, 1933 in Chicago and served 12 years in the U.S. Naval Air Reserve. He was a retired insurance adjuster and was an official scorer with the National Hockey League and worked for the Chicago Blackhawks for more than 30 years.
Mr. Klimas is survived by his wife Arlene (nee Shubert); his sisters-in-law Beverly Shubert and Dorothy (Robert) Hovan; and his nephews, Jason and Alex.
Visitation is Wednesday, Nov. 30 at 9:30 a.m. followed directly by funeral Mass at 10 a.m. at Mater Christi Church in North Riverside. Interment is at Woodlawn Cemetery, Forest Park.
Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home, North Riverside, handled arrangements.