Joseph E. Nowak age 80, of Matteson, Illinois passed away on December 9, 2019. Loving husband of Diane (nee Robinson ). Beloved dad to Michael Nowak, David (Jana) Nowak, Sharon (Andy) Thompson, Susan Reno, Sandy (Rick) Nowak-Kekelik, Joe (Nickie) Nowak, Jim Nowak, Charee (Montego) Cason, Joseph (Myla) Robinson and Askel (Lori) Robinson. Cherished grandfather of 22; great grandfather of many. Fond brother to Eugene (Lydia) Nowak and the late Carol (late Col. Aaron) Samuel. Dear brother in law to Linda (Rodney) Hunt and Askel (Jeanie) Grant. Preceded in death by his parents Walter and Mary (nee Pienczak) Nowak. Uncle to many nieces and nephews. Joseph worked for The United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners Of America Local Union 0054.
Visitation Wednesday, December 18th from 2PM until 8PM at Steger Funeral Home, 125 E Steger Road (34th Street), Steger, IL. Funeral Service on Thursday at 10:30AM at the funeral home. Info. call (708) 755-3400.