Margaret Spalla

Visitation:  Sunday, 10/22/17, 3pm-9pm

Funeral:  Monday, 10/23/17, 9:30am

St. Jerome Croatian Church, Mass 10am

Interment:  St. Mary Cemetery

Beloved daughter of the late Sarah and Joseph Spalla. Dear sister of the late Mary (the late Al) Garfinkle, Anthony (the late Bertha), Agusta (the late Joseph) Villa, Rosella Spalla, and Chester (Charlotte) Spalla. Fond aunt, great aunt, and great great aunt of many. Please omit flowers

When a loved one passes~

After the appropriate personnel have been notified, please contact our office. We are available to you anytime. We will then direct you through the next steps to take and set up an appointment for arrangements.  

*After hours our answering service will assist you, while gathering pertinent information. They will then contact us immediately, for an expeditious  response.


John Peter Caruso

Visitation:  Sunday, 10/22/17, 3pm-9pm

Services at Blake Lamb Funeral Home

4727 W. 103rd Street

​Funeral:  Monday, 10/23/17, 9:20am

St. Barnabas Church, Mass 10am

Interment:  Private

Died peacefully, in his home, surrounded by family after a courageous battle with cancer. Beloved husband of Meghan (nee Hayes). Proud father of John Peter "Jack". Beloved son of Peter and Therese (nee Cardinale) Caruso. Dear brother of the late Jimmy Caruso. Loving grandson of Rose (nee Ruggiero) and the late John Cardinale, and the late James and Margaret (nee Kelly) Caruso. Dearest nephew of Ann (nee Cardinale) and the late Robert Dutch, the late Marilyn Cardinale, Ann (T.T.) Caruso, Joanie (nee Cardinale) Joe Russo, James A. Caruso, Marie (nee Caruso) and the late Joseph Santoro, Frances (nee Caruso) and the late John Adreani. Fond cousin of many. Son in law of Catherine (nee Millard) and David "Len" Hayes. Brother in law of Kelly (nee Hayes) and George Robinson, Ryan Hayes and Kurt Snieckus. Proud uncle of George and Teddy Robinson. Loyal friend who was loved by many. Member of O.N.I.A.C. and Teamster Local #700.

​544 W. 31st Street

Chicago, IL 60616

312.225.8500 phone

312.225.1861 fax

We are a family owned and operated establishment  that  has been in business since 1908. We are proud to  currently be in our  fourth generation of directors. We  have and will continue to  provide the same respectful, compassionate and quality services,  you have come to expect from us.  We can accommodate anything from  traditional viewings, pre-planning arrangements and cremations, to same day services. What makes us so unique, is our ability to incorporate  special customs and traditions that are specific to you and your loved ones. We are especially​ supportive and professional throughout the bereavement and decision making process. You have our promise  to care for  your family and loved ones as our own during this extremely sensitive and heartfelt time.

Michael Coletta Sons, Ltd.

Michael V. Coletta, Jr.


​​​​ Currently In Our Care

Funeral Home

​Est. 1908

Louis S. Spalla, Sr. 


Visitation:  Friday, 10/20/17, 3pm-9pm

​Funeral:  Saturday, 10/21/17, 9:30am

St. Therese Church, 10am

Interment:  Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Beloved husband of the late Rita (nee Vittorio). Loving father of Anthony (Cara), Therese (Francis) Degnan, Louis (Gina), and Rita Spalla (Mike LaCoco). Beloved son of the late Anthony and Loretta Spalla. Fond grandfather of Martina (Matthew) Maggiore, Anthony, Gia, and Jenna. Great grandfather of Anthony and Matthew. Dear brother of the late Marie (the late Carmen "Rail") Balestri, and Connie (the late Sam) Argento. Brother in law of Marie (the late Joseph) Panozzo, Joseph "Buddy" (Jackie) DiVittorio, and the late Roseanne DiVittorio. Fond uncle of many nieces of nephew. Member of St. Albert the Great Knights of Columbus Council #3935 and original member of the O.N.I.A.C.