Kenneth Accola, 86, of LaGrange Park, died March 11, 2018.
Mr. Accola was born March 6, 1932. He was a member of the Brookfield-LaGrange Park Lions Club for more than 50 years, joining in 1966.
He spent over 25 years fundraising for the Lion’s Club and was past district governor or District 1A. He also owned the Village Hardware store in Westchester.
Mr. Accola was the husband for 52 years of the late Dolores M. Accola (nee Fichtner); the father of Patricia (David) Mossholder and Nancy (Glenn Racine) Ganschinietz; the grandfather of Sarah Mossholder, Amy Mossholder, Emily (John) Audrain and Ashley (Cole) Ruiz; and the great grandfather of Camryn Ruiz and John Audrain III.
Visitation is on Thursday, March 15 from 4 to 8 p.m. (a Lions service will be held at 7 p.m.) and Friday, March 16, from 10:30 a.m. to the time of service at 11 a.m. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, 9445 31st St., Brookfield. Interment is at Bronswood Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorials are appreciated to the Brookfield-LaGrange Park Lions Club, P.O. Box 156, Brookfield, 60513 or your favorite charity.