Widule, Edward C. Age 67, longtime Hazel Crest resident formerly of Markham. Retired as a Truck Driver for Lesco Supply Company after 25 years of service. Vietnam Veteran/U.S. Army. Proud Volunteer Firefighter for the Village of Hazel Crest for 13 years. Husband for 45 years of Linda (nee Kara); father of Jennifer Grochowski, John (Pam), Michael (Amy) and Kenneth (Dianna) Widule; grandfather of Justin and Nicholas Grochowski, Taylor, Mackenzie, Brett, Jamie, Joey, Abigail, Nathan and Derek Widule; son of the late Anna Schmiesser and Carl Widule; brother of the late Henry Widule; beloved uncle and dear friend of many. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W. 14th St. (U.S. Rt. 30, 3 blks E. of Western Ave.), Chicago Heights on Wednesday February 12th from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Funeral services Thursday 10:00 a.m. Burial Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL. 708-481-9230 or www.panozzobros.com.
Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Feb. 11, 2014