Russell "Russ" J. Kleifgen 64, suddenly. Beloved son of the late William "Bill" J. Kleifgen and the late Dorothy nee Poluch. Russ was a graduate of Brother Rice High School, received a bachelor degree from the Illinois Institute of Technology and a master degree from the University of Chicago. Russ retired from Exon Mobile Refining and Supply Company in Joliet, as a Laboratory Group Leader.
Along with the current funeral home policy, the family requests that everyone attending the visitation wear a mask. Wake Tuesday 8:30 AM until time of service 9:30 AM from Wolniak Funeral Home 5700 South Pulaski Road to St. Mary Star of the Sea Church for 10:00 AM Mass. Interment St. Mary Cemetery. Funeral Info: 773-767-4500 or www.wolniakfuneralhome.com
Published by Chicago Tribune on Sep. 12, 2021.