Robert E. Mantai


Robert E. Mantai, age 87, late of the East Side, passed away peacefully at home with his wife of 37 years, Phyllis (nee Nitzkorski), at his side. Preceded in death by his parents: Adolph and Augusta Mantai. Also survived by his sister-in-law, Evelyn (late Ed) Ploski; and many nieces and nephews. Robert was a WWII veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He was a retired member of Tuck Pointers Local #52. Robert was an avid and well respected softball player throughout Chicagoland and will be missed by all who knew him. Visitation Tuesday, May 28, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. until time of service at 11:30 a.m. at the Elmwood Chapel, 11200 S. Ewing Ave., Chicago, IL. Private inurnment at Holy Cross Cemetery. 773-731-2749

Funeral Home

Elmwood Chapel
11200 S Ewing Ave Chicago, IL 60617
(773) 731-2749

Published in The Times on May 26, 2013