Valente, Dominic Age 80, longtime Homewood resident formerly of Chicago Heights, Frankfort and Chicago's Historic Pullman neighborhood/St. Anthony Parish. Longtime Accountant, retired in 2012 from the State of Illinois. U.S. Army Veteran. Father of Maria Valente and Nicole Valente; son of the late Maria (nee Zovi) and Giovanni Valente; brother of Bertilla Lee, Mary (late Nello) Gregori and the late Matthew, Mario (late Genevieve) and John (Jacqueline) Valente; beloved "Zio Dom" to his many nieces and nephews; former husband of Shirley (nee Cozzello). Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W. 14th St. (U.S. Rt. 30, 3 blks E. of Western Ave.), Chicago Heights on Thursday, December 4th from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Family and friends will meet at St. Joseph Church, 17951 S. Dixie Hwy., Homewood for an 11:30 a.m. funeral mass. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Worth. 708-481-9230 or panozzobros.com
Published by Chicago Sun-Times on Dec. 3, 2014.