Alice M. Ackerman, 97, of Chicago. Devoted wife of the late William Ackerman and Russell Watier; beloved mother of Norine (the late Sam) Serio, James (Carol) Watier, Susan (James) Selby and the late Russell (Sharon) Watier; dear grandmother of many; loving great-grandmother of five; fond sister of Gertie, Stella and Annette; fond aunt and great-aunt of many. Visitation Tuesday, 3 to 9 p.m. at The Montclair-Lucania Funeral Home, 6901 W. Belmont Ave. where prayers will be said 9 a.m. Wednesday to St. Pascal for a 10 a.m. Mass. Interment St. Joseph Cemetery. For funeral info., 773-622-9300.