Americo Petrongelli

1933-01-10 - 2022-02-19

Funeral Home: Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home 540 Dixie Hwy Chicago Heights IL (Map-it)

Visitation: Thursday, February 24, 2022 from 3 P.M. to 8 P.M.

Service Date: 2022-02-25

Service Time: 10:30 A.M.

Place of Service: San Rocco Oratory , Chicago Heights, Illinois (Map-it)

Cemetery: Assumption Cemetery 19500 S Cottage Grove, Glenwood, Illinois (Map-it)

Info: 708-754-0016

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Americo Petrongelli  age 89 of Chicago Heights,  Illinois. Born in Amaseno, Italy passed away on February 19, 2022. Beloved husband of Rosemary (Nee Apponi).  Loving father of Antonio T. (Nancy),  Americo Jr. (Lauri) and Luciano (Rosa) Petrongelli.  Fond brother of Father Tommaso Petrongelli of Italy,  Italo (late Phyllis) Petrongelli and the late Vittoria Bragaloni.  Cherished grandfather of Alexus, Americo III, Luciano Jr., Antonio C., Natalie, Matteo, Alexander, Nikolas, Rocco and Gino.  Uncle of many nieces and nephews. He proudly served in the United States Army.

Visitation  Thursday, February 24th  from 3:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home 540 Dixie Hwy. (at Joe Orr Road), Chicago Heights, IL 60411.  Funeral Mass on Friday 10:30 A.M.  at San Rocco Oratory , Chicago Heights, Illinois.   Interment:  Assumption Catholic Cemetery, Glenwood, Illinois.  Info:(708) 754-0016.




  1. Maria Cipolla on February 21, 2022 at 6:25 pm
    My Patino Americo … such a hard working kind man. Master of his garden and all the projects he put himself to do. Hope you’re having a glass of wine with my dad and your Patino Joe. I miss all of you. Rest In Peace 🙏🏻♥️…. Patena MARIA

  2. ron lucarini on February 22, 2022 at 2:20 am
    he was a great man, who could fix anything. r i p my friend

  3. Gabriel Cadena on February 23, 2022 at 11:33 am
    He always had the best stories to tell and advice to give. I’m glad to have called him my friend

  4. Susanna Lucente Fricano on February 25, 2022 at 5:32 pm
    Deepest condolences to the Petrongelli family. He was a great, sweet man. I remember him teaching my brother how to make Prosciutto. A man of many trades and who loved his garden. Rest In Peace Americo

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