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Russell Riberto, Sr.

d. June 26, 2015

Russell J. Riberto, Sr., age 94, U.S. Army Veteran w.w. II passed away peacefully
surrounded by his family on June 26, 2015. Russell was better known as Mr. Russell
of Russell's-Antiques. He ran his antique business out of Southwest Barbershop on
West 111th St. Devoted husband of the late Alicia nee Krag. Loving father of Kathleen
Riberto, Barbara (Jerry) Siemienas, Russell J. Riberto, Jr. and Nancy (William)
Hronec. Proud grandfather of Jamie (Jeff) Makuch, Gina (Dan) Kaktis, Russell III
(Tricia) Riberto; Jacqueline, Billy and Alyssa Hronec; Lauren and Heather; Siemienas.
Cherished great-grandfather of 7. The family would like to express their sincere
gratitude for the loving care provided by his caregivers Denise McPartlin, Max Rypel
and Zibby Kura. Russell was a member of St. Bernadette Parish for over 45 years,
where he served as a Eucharistic Minister. He was a member of Tucker Automobile
Club of America and ALPCA (Automobile License Plate Collector's Association).
Visitation Monday 2 to 9 pm at Kosary Funeral Home, (Brady Gill Funeral Directors), 9837 8. Kedzie Ave.,Evergreen Park. Funeral services Tuesday, 9:15 am to St. Bernadette Church. Mass 10:00 am. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to Doctors Without Borders appreciated. (708) 499-3223 or
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