Milton Des Forges

Des Forges, Milton R. Age 90. Longtime Country Club Hills resident formerly of Roseland/West Pullman. Retired Mechanic for General Motors-Fisher Body. UAW Member. US Army Air Corps Veteran of WWII. Pullman Tech graduate. Husband for 63 years of Margaret (nee Fitzgerald); father of Bernadette (Charles) Palombo, Yvonne (Robert) Lenhardt, Adrienne (Jon) Butler, Madeline (late Thomas) Janick and Mark Des Forges; grandfather of Margaret Szelinski, Mary Ivancic, Julie Morgan, Sarah Herron, Matthew Lenhardt, Hanna Butler, Kate Goesel, Beth Janick and Adam Des Forges; great-grandfather of Jenna, Logan, Luke, Liam, Fiona, Joseph, Will and Molly; brother of the late Madeline Gorman, Edmund and Norman Des Forges; beloved uncle and dear friend of many. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W. 14th St. (US Rt. 30, 3 Blks E. of Western Ave), Chicago Heights on Sunday, May 18th from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Funeral Monday 9:15 a.m. to St. Emeric Church, 4330 180th St., Country Club Hills. Mass 10:00 a.m. Interment Assumption Cemetery, Glenwood. 708-481-9230 or

Funeral Home

Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home
530 W. 14th Street Chicago Heights, IL 60411

Published in Chicago Sun-Times on May 16, 2014