Salvatore “Sam” Vella age 64 of Deerfield formerly of Burbank, IL. Beloved son of the late Louise C. Vella (nee DiGrazia) and the late Salvatore Vella. Loving brother of Robert (Josie) Vella. Visitation Friday 3:00 pm at Kolssak Funeral Home, 189 S. Milwaukee Ave. (2 Blocks South of Dundee Road) Wheeling followed by a Life Celebration at 7:30 pm. Private Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside, IL. In lieu of flowers donations to The Anti Cruelty Society at www.anticruelty.org will be greatly appreciated. To leave a condolence or for more information visit www.funerals.pro or call 847.537.6600.