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“Sylvia and Barb Sorry for the loss of your dear Husband and Father. He was a very nice man. Thoughts and prayers are you and your family. ”
1 of 17 | Posted by: Lynn Kawczynski (O'Hare) - IL

“Barb,My deepest sympathy to you and your family on the loss of your father. It is always difficult to lose your parents. Your wonderful memories of...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: KAthy Tolzien - Arlington Heights, IL

“Barb & Family, So sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. ”
3 of 17 | Posted by: Sarah Kozmic

“We are so very sorry to hear about your Dad. Keep your memories of him close to your heart and he will never be far from you. We are keeping all...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Tom and Joan Bianchi

“Dear Sylvia, Barb and Stack family,Knowing Joe the past 12+ years has been a joy for us. He never failed to make us feel loved and to make us smile....Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Kathy and Al Viehman - Loveland, CO

“Dear Barb,I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your father. I know this is a very sad and difficult time for you and your family. You have my...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Silvia Lam - Skokie, IL

“Barbara and Family, My heart and prayers go out to you all in your time of sorrow. May time bring you solace and only happy loving memories of this...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Jeanne Warsaw - Plainfield, IL

“Barb, My heart goes out to you as you grieve the loss of your father. I honor him, you and your family. I pray for comfort for you all. ”
8 of 17 | Posted by: Darilyn Greenhow - Friend

“Barb and family,My condolences to you and your family on the passing of your father. Wishing you peace and comfort and the courage to face the days...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Stacey Pahlke - Mount Prospect, IL

“Dear Barb, we are thinking of you and wishing you peace and comfort as you remember the fun memories you had with your dad. I am happy I got to meet...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Adriana Rosca - Chicago, IL

“Barb and Family. As you grieve know that we are remembering you and honoring the memory of father. We share comfort in knowing he is no longer...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Sherri Velez - Cicero, IL

“Dear All,I am so sorry for this big loss. I have heard through Barb's stories the central place your husband, dad and grandfather took in this family...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Katie Waitzman - IL

“Our Deepest Sympathy on the passing of your Dad Barb. We have such fond memories of him at Grandma Jenny's parties. Please share our condolences...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Ginine Calcagno - IL - Family

“Dear Sylvia and Family, I admired Joe and the Stack Family so much. Joe was such a kind soul, always happy and positive, always helping others and...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Joan Parro - Oceanside, CA

“Sylvia, Barb and Family,So glad I got a chance to meet Joe and that you got to come to Irving's wake and funeral when he passed.. My thoughts and...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Margaret Zimmerman - Darlington, WI

“Thinking of all of you at this difficult time. I am so glad that it worked out that our families got to enjoy some "Frank" time while he played for...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Lori Murphy - Waukesha, WI

“Dad,It has been my blessing to be your daughter and thank you for allowing me to care for you in your death. I love you so much. Barbara Ann ”
17 of 17 | Posted by: Barb Ferry - Park Ridge, IL


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Joseph Anthony Stack
Age 91, of New Lenox formerly of Chicago, was born into eternity on Saturday, July 1, 2017. Treasured husband of Sylvia Stack (Welenc) for 70 years; loving father of Daniel (Kim) Stack, Susan Newman, Diane (Donald) Daum, Robert (Ranee) Stack, Barbara Ferry and Lawrence (Lynn) Stack. He is also survived by 9 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandson. Blessed with a large family since his early childhood, Joe had 11 siblings; all preceded him in death. Joe was a proud marine who served in WWII. He was a member of VFW Post #9545 and American Legion Post #1977. After retiring from People's Gas Company with 41 years of service, Joe found great satisfaction through volunteer work at St. Jude Church. For 25 years, he was an important part of its Caritas program, making sure the donations came in continuously to the food pantry. Loving husband, father, grandfather, uncle and friend, Joe found a way to create some special aspect in each individual relationship and he brought a smile to everyone. He will be remembered as a positive, supportive man who loved his family very deeply. A memorial visitation will be held at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 102 E. Francis Rd., New Lenox, IL 60451 on Thursday, July 6, 2017 from 3-8PM. A memorial mass will be held at St. Jude Catholic Church 241 W. 2nd Ave. New Lenox IL 60451 on Friday, July 7, 2017 at 10:00AM. Interment private. In lieu of flowers memorial donations to the Joliet Area Community Hospice would be appreciated. Info www.kurtzmemorialchapel.com or 815-485-3700