Anthony Ziganto

Anthony “Ed” Ziganto, 90, of Lisle and formerly of Brookfield and Western Springs, died on Sept. 11, 2017. 

Born on Sept. 27, 1926, he was a longtime member of the Chicago Accordion Club and the Brookfield-LaGrange Park Lions Club. Mr. Ziganto served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II.

Mr. Ziganto was the husband of the late Evelyn M. Ziganto (nee Weiss); the father of Richard (Judy) Ziganto, James (Karen) Ziganto, John (fiancée Lorraine Ambriz) Ziganto and Ray (Lina Ariffin) Ziganto; the grandfather of David (Erika) Ziganto, Dana (Miles) Beatty IV, Christopher (Sharina) Ziganto, Danielle Ziganto, Jene’ Ziganto and Steven Ziganto; the great-grandfather of Miles V, Macallan, Leo and Benjamin; and the uncle of many nieces and nephews. 

A funeral Mass was celebrated Sept. 14 at St. Louise de Marillac Church in LaGrange Park, followed by interment at St. Mary’s Cemetery. 

Memorials are appreciated to the Brookfield–LaGrange Park Lions Club. P.O. Box 156, Brookfield, 60513.

Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.