Walter "Gus" Zakes

Apr 10, 1929 - Feb 13, 2012

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Walter's Obituary

Walter J. (Gus) Zakes passed from this life on February 13th, 2012. Preceded in death by loving parents Walter G. Zakes and Casimira C. Skrzypcznski Zakes. Beloved husband to Virginia Gleason Zakes. Cherished brother of Marie J. Z. Squires. Dear father of Joe (Jan Payne), Chris (Elisabeth), Mike, Tom (Robin), and Marty. Fond grandfather of Rosalind (Mike) Bradshaw, Robert, Briony, Michael, Lauren, Catherine, Elizabeth, Peter, and Kane; great-grandfather of 3. Many other relatives and friends. Visitation Monday 9:00 am until 9:30 funeral Mass at St. Mary of Perpetual Help Church, 1039 W. 32nd St; Chicago, IL 60608. INT. Resurrection Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions to St. Mary of Perpetual Help Church would be appreciated. For information contact Pomierski & Son F.H. (773)927-6424.

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