Dennis D Banicki

1949-06-29 - 2020-12-04

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


Service Date: 0000-00-00

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

Info: 708-754-0016

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Dennis D. Banicki age 71 longtime resident of South Chicago Heights, Illinois passed away on December 4, 2020.  Beloved husband to Katherine (nee Kristina); loving father to Ray Apking, Dale Banicki and Andy Banicki.  Cherished brother to Christine (Ronald) Rotondi and the late Andrew (Pam) Banicki, and Uncle to several nieces, nephews and one great nephew. Dennis had a fur baby, Lola and grand fur baby, Stagger Lee.  Prior to Dennis retiring, he was employed by Andy’s Courtesy Liquors, Dolci Trucking and Faso Excavating.  Dennis was well known in the south suburbs for his willingness to help out anyone in need, share a good story and his candor. Fireworks on the 4th of July will never be the same and he will be deeply missed by everyone who knew him.

Due to the current circumstances and restrictions caused by Covid-19, we ask that you please follow the state’s guidelines of wearing masks/face coverings and social distancing. On behalf of the family and the funeral home staff, we would like to thank you for your cooperation.

Visitation Wednesday, December 9th from 2pm to 7pm at Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home 540 Dixie Hwy. (at Joe Orr Rd.), Chicago Heights, IL 60411.  Funeral service on Thursday, December 10th at 10AM at the funeral home.  Interment: Assumption Cemetery, Glenwood, Illinois.   Info: (708) 754-0016



  1. The Ruff Family on December 6, 2020 at 12:16 pm

    So sorry for the Banicki Family loss. Our prayers and thoughts are with you. May his soul Rest In Peace and the perpetual light shine upon him.

  2. Magen D'Andrea on December 6, 2020 at 2:02 pm

    Rest In Peace Uncle Dennis.

  3. Dan and Maggie Schultz on December 6, 2020 at 6:18 pm
    Deepest sympathies to the Banicki family.

  4. Naoma Jennings on December 7, 2020 at 6:14 am
    Katherine, Ray, Dale, Andy, Sister, brother in law, sister in law, cousins, thoughts and love are with all of you and the family. Katherine I am so glad I got to visit with you and Dennis this past fall, My Sincere Sympathy and Love. Naoma, Doug and Family.

  5. William and Janet Boren on December 7, 2020 at 7:18 am
    So sorry for your loss.Dennis was such a nice man and liked by many.Prayers for your family

  6. Shelli Maxwell on December 7, 2020 at 8:46 am
    I am so sorry to hear that Dennis passed. He had such a large personality and I loved when he came to visit. RIP my dear friend, tell your jokes and make everyone in heaven smile! To the Banicki family – I am sorry for your loss, he was a wonderful man and he was loved by many! May God wrap his arms around you during this difficult time.

  7. Judith Bogdan on December 7, 2020 at 8:50 am
    We are so sorry for the loss of your beloved husband and father. Dennis was a good person and friend. He will be missed.
    Love and prayers,
    Ken & Judy Bogdan

  8. Tracy Hawks on December 7, 2020 at 10:31 am
    I did not know Dennis directly, but do know his son Ray very well. If Ray is a reflection of Dennis then he was a great man and thanks to him for what he has given us all.

  9. Shirley Nussbaum on December 7, 2020 at 10:42 am
    My deepest sympathy to the Banicki family. You will be in our prayers. May the love of family and friends comfort you.
    The Nussbaums – Shirley, Tony, Andrea, Larry, Tammy, and Connor

  10. Laura Renaldo and Jason Einhorn (and Alex and Titi) on December 7, 2020 at 9:52 pm
    So sorry for your loss and our deepest sympathies

  11. Tom Schulz on December 8, 2020 at 11:27 am
    My sympathies go out to the Banicki family. I will light a fuse for my friend that will be missed.

  12. William Bryzgalski "Billy Breeze" on December 9, 2020 at 4:11 pm
    Our deepest sympathies to the Banicki Family. Our families go back many, many years.
    Rest in peace Dennis.

  13. Gene and Pat Walker on December 12, 2020 at 11:26 am

    Our condolences to the Banicki family. So sorry for your loss.

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