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Leonard Wierz

Leonard J. Wierz

Wednesday, May 15th, 1935 - Friday, March 19th, 2021
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Leonard J. Wierz
Age 85, a lifelong resident of Chicago, passed away on March 19, 2021. Beloved husband of Anita Wierz (Kuras); dear brother-in-law of Maggie (late Paul) Kuras, Christine (William) Bartgen, and Mark (Carol) Kuras; fond uncle of numerous cherished nieces and nephews.

Leonard was preceded in death by his loving brothers, the late Edward (Joyce) Wierz and the late Dr. John (Dolores) Wierz.

Leonard was a United States Army Veteran and diehard Chicago Bears fan. He was the Owner/Operator of Crawford Automotive for 25 years, and Manager for the City of Chicago Motor Maintenance Garage for 20 years.

Services will be held at CENTRAL CHAPEL, 6158 S. Central Ave., Chicago, IL, where family and friends will gather on Saturday, March 27, 2021 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon. Funeral Saturday, March 27, 2021 at 12:00 Noon in the funeral home chapel. Interment at Resurrection Cemetery, Justice, IL to follow.
For those attending services, PLEASE NOTE THAT COVID19 RESTRICTIONS FOR MAXIMUM GATHERING: 25 PEOPLE AT A TIME WILL BE OBSERVED. MASKS REQUIRED.
Please visit LEONARD WIERZ BOOK OF MEMORIES. To express your thoughts or memories in the online guest book, visit www.chapelc.com or www.facebook.com/centralchapel. Info., 773 581 9000.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, March 27th, 2021 | 9:00am - 12:00pm
    When
    Saturday, March 27th, 2021 9:00am - 12:00pm
    Location
    CENTRAL CHAPEL
    Address
    6158 S. Central Ave.
    CHICAGO, IL 60638
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Notes
    For those attending visitation, PLEASE NOTE THAT COVID19 RESTRICTIONS FOR MAXIMUM GATHERING: 25 PEOPLE AT A TIME WILL BE OBSERVED. MASKS REQUIRED.
  • Service

    Saturday, March 27th, 2021 | 12:00pm
    When
    Saturday, March 27th, 2021 12:00pm
    Location
    CENTRAL CHAPEL
    Address
    6158 S. Central Ave.
    CHICAGO, IL 60638
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Notes
    Leonard J. Wierz
    Age 85, a lifelong resident of Chicago, passed away on March 19, 2021. Beloved husband of Anita Wierz (Kuras); dear brother-in-law of Maggie (late Paul) Kuras, Christine (William) Bartgen, and Mark (Carol) Kuras; fond uncle of numerous cherished nieces and nephews.

    Leonard was preceded in death by his loving brothers, the late Edward (Joyce) Wierz and the late Dr. John (Dolores) Wierz.

    Leonard was a United States Army Veteran and diehard Chicago Bears fan. He was the Owner/Operator of Crawford Automotive for 25 years, and Manager for the City of Chicago Motor Maintenance Garage for 20 years.

    Services will be held at CENTRAL CHAPEL, 6158 S. Central Ave., Chicago, IL, where family and friends will gather on Saturday, March 27, 2021 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon. Funeral Saturday, March 27, 2021 at 12:00 Noon in the funeral home chapel. Interment at Resurrection Cemetery, Justice, IL to follow.
    For those attending services, PLEASE NOTE THAT COVID19 RESTRICTIONS FOR MAXIMUM GATHERING: 25 PEOPLE AT A TIME WILL BE OBSERVED. MASKS REQUIRED.
    Please visit LEONARD WIERZ BOOK OF MEMORIES. To express your thoughts or memories in the online guest book, visit www.chapelc.com or www.facebook.com/centralchapel. Info., 773 581 9000.
  • Interment

    Location
    Resurrection Cemetery
    Address
    7200 Archer Road
    JUSTICE, IL
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Notes
    Graveside services
    Section 64
    Block 9
    Lot 24
    Grave 7

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Matt Trofimuk

Posted at 09:54am
Forty years ago, Len gave me my first job at the gas station, where I learned many lessons and made some great memories. May he rest in God's peace.
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Love, Katie, Brian, Bill, & Amanda

Posted at 09:59pm
Sending our condolences for the loss of Uncle Len. May he always live in our hearts and memories. We will truly miss him. May he Rest In Peace.
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Nancy Rojek

Posted at 03:46pm
It was always nice to see Len at a family gathering. He always gave us a chuckle and we could always have an interesting conversation. He will be missed! (Cousins) Ed and Nancy Rojek
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John & Mary, John & Katie, Daniel, Michael & Kat B

Posted at 12:14pm
You will be missed Len...our holidays, BBQs, conversations and laughs. May you be surrounded by your loving family and friends. May God bless you.
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Stephanie Cline

Posted at 09:11pm
Our deepest sympathy to Cousin Anita and the Kuras Family. Our thoughts and prayers are sent to you. Love from Stephanie, Kelly and Kristin Cline.
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