JOSEPH P. PODLASEK(1915 - 2013)

Joseph P. "Hank" Podlasek, 98, of Willow Springs, IL peacefully passed away after a life filled with energy and optimism on March 28th, 2013. He was preceded in death by his Loving Wife of 63 years, Sophie Podlasek (nee Rutkowski); his parents, brother Stanley, and sister Josephine. He is survived by his two sons, Bob (Peggy) Podlasek of Springfield, IL and Carl (Sandi) Podlasek of Sanibel Island, FL; six grandchildren, Stacy Podlasek (Chuck Heilman), Amy Podlasek, Eric Podlasek (Karen Tarzon) Julie Podlasek (Brad Downen), John (Karen) Podlasek, and Brian (Elke) Podlasek; eight great-grandchildren. Visitation Friday 9 am until 11 am at FORAN FUNERAL HOME 7300 W. Archer Ave. (55th St. just west of Harlem). Mass 12 noon at St. James at Sag Bridge Church. Entombment Resurrection Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the in memory of Joseph P. Podlasek would be appreciated. For information 708-458-0208 or


Funeral Home

Foran Funeral Home
7300 West Archer Avenue Summit, IL 60501
(708) 458-0208

Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on Apr. 2, 2013