“Thank you so much for all your help with the funeral planning and the actual funeral. Everything was beautiful and could not have been more special or gone any smoother. It was comforting for our family to know that everything was going to be taken care of and that we would do my father-in-law justice with a very beautiful funeral. Thank you so much for that peace-of-mind. We could not have been more pleased with how everything turned out. You all are truly wonderful at what you do. I would never go anywhere else! (Although I’m hoping not to have to use your services for a very long time!) Thank you so much for everything.”
— L. H.
August 26, 1932 - February 22, 2013
Richard Sacco, age 80 of Newark, IL, formerly of Plainfield and Romeoville, IL. At rest Friday, Feb. 22, 2013 at the Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich, IL. Born Aug. 26, 1932, the son of the late Mario and Rose Mary Sacco.
Beloved husband of the late Mary Jane, loving brother of Tom (Betty) Sacco and the late Fran Cline and cherished uncle of Jeff (Dianne) Sacco, James (Patti) Sacco, Kathy (Bob) Gato and Steven (Amy) Cline and numerous great nieces and nephews. Family would like to thank his caregiver Robin Garza.
Richard graduated from Plainfield High School, served in the US Navy and retired from Distillers Limited as a brew master. In his spare time he enjoyed bowling, working in his garden and listening and singing along with Neil Diamond.
Visitation Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 from 2:00 – 4:00 PM at Overman-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 15219 S. Joliet Road, Plainfield, IL 60544 with a prayer service at 4:00 PM. A private family graveside service Friday, March 1, 2013 at St. Mary Immaculate Catholic Cemetery, Plainfield, IL.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the American Heart Association, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674.