Mel Joseph Villicana

Villicana, Mel Joseph 65, of Western Springs, Vietnam War Army Veteran. Beloved husband of Janice; loving father of Michael, Maria (Daniel) Spohn and Matthew; devoted grandfather of Samuel Spohn; cherished son of Anthony Villicana and the late Soyla (nee Reyna); dear brother of Soyla Villicana, the late Carmella (late Joseph) Lawson and Anthony (Penny); fond uncle of many. Visitation 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Friday, November 15 at Hallowell & James Funeral Home, 1025 W. 55th St., Countryside. Prayers 9:15 a.m. Saturday, November 16 at the funeral home to St. John of the Cross Church, Western Springs for Mass at 9:45 a.m. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Mel was Commander of the Western Springs V. F. W. Post #10778 and a member of the Robert E. Coulter American Legion Post #1941, LaGrange. He also worked at the Western Springs Pool for many summers. Funeral home phone 708/352-6500

Funeral Home

Hallowell & James Funeral Home
1025 West 55th Street Countryside, IL 60525
(708) 352-6500

Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Nov. 14, 2013