Joseph A Licari Sr. age 74 of Wheeling, formerly of River Grove. Beloved husband of the late Barbara Jean Nee Cavello for 43 years. Loving father of Ralph (Maria) and Joe (Joleen) Licari Jr. Dear grandfather of Michael, Gianna, Felicia, Melissa, Joey and Gabriella. Fond brother of the late Rocco (Joanne) Licari. Uncle, cousin and friend of many. Cherished friend of Jeanette Wilinski.
Joe will lie in state Wednesday at 9:30 am at St. Alphonsus Liguouri Catholic Church Prospect Heights followed by a 10:30 Life Celebration Mass. Entombment All Saints Mausoleum, Des Plaines, IL. Visitation Tuesday 3-8 pm at Kolssak Funeral Home 189 S Milwaukee Ave Wheeling, IL. In lieu of flowers donations to St Jude Children’s Hospital at www.stjude.org appreciated. For more information 847.537.6600 or www.funerals.pro