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Samuel "Frank" Grippo

January 4, 1932 ~ October 23, 2021 (age 89)

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Samuel F. Grippo, U.S. Army Veteran, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 23, 2021. Beloved Husband of Kathleen Grippo. Devoted Father of Frank Joseph (Lisa) Grippo. Fond Grandfather of Gianna Grippo, Julia Grippo, and Joe Grippo. Dear Brother of the late Rosemarie Nilsen. Dear Uncle and Cousin to many. Also preceded in death by his late wife Dolores Grippo.

Family and friends are to gather for the Visitation on Tuesday, October 26, 2021 from 3:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at Russo’s Hillside Chapels, 4500 Roosevelt Road, Hillside, IL 60162 (located between Mannheim & Wolf Road). Funeral to follow from Russo’s Hillside Chapels at 8:30 A.M. on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 proceeding to St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 124 N Spring Ave, La Grange, IL 60525. Mass of Christian Burial celebrated promptly at 10:00 A.M. Interment at Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery. For additional info. call (708) 449-5300.

In accordance with the Cook County Department of Public Health, starting Monday, August 23, 2021 REGARDLESS OF VACCINATION STATUS, you will be required to wear a face mask or facial covering to enter the building.

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October 26, 2021

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Russo's Hillside Chapels
4500 Roosevelt Road
Hillside, IL 60162

Mass of Christian Burial
October 27, 2021

10:00 AM
St. Francis Xavier Parish
124 N Spring Ave
La Grange, IL 60525

October 27, 2021

Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery
1400 South Wolf Road
Hillside, IL 60162

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