American Veteran 01

Glenn Velasquez

December 6, 2020


U.S. Army Veteran. Loving husband and best friend of Kimberly (nee Catizone); beloved son of the late Celestino and Marie (nee Busch) Velasquez; dearest son in law of the late William and Mary Catizone; dearest brother of Sheila (the late Larry) Strictland, Kathleen (James) Richards and the late Sandra Busch; dear brother in law of Carmy Catizone, Gina (Don) Hohmann, and Carmella Catizone; cherished uncle of Donny and Joey Hohmann; fond uncle and great uncle of many nieces and nephews; best buddy of Patches, Snoopy and Ranger; member of NRA. Visitation Thursday 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.  Funeral Services Friday 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at Michael Coletta Sons Funeral Home 544 W. 31st St. (Chicago) to St. Jerome Croatian Church Mass 10 a.m. Interment St. Mary Cemetery. For info (312)225-8500 or

 Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the visitation will be limited to only (10) people at a time. All visitors entering the funeral home are required to wear a face covering. Due to the number of people who would like to pay their respects, we ask that you make your visit a brief one in order to allow all who would like to attend a chance to do so. The family appreciates your sincere cooperation during these very challenging and difficult times.  If you do not feel well, it is recommended that you stay home and rest.

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December 10, 2020

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Michael Coletta Sons
544 West 31st Street
Chicago, IL 60616

Mass of Christian Burial
December 11, 2020

10:00 AM
St. Jerome Croatian Catholic Church
2823 S Princeton Ave.
Chicago, IL 60616

December 11, 2020

St. Mary Cemetery
W 87th St &, S Hamlin Avenue
Evergreen Park, IL 60805

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