Mario Orrico


Mario Orrico  September 12, 1931  to  November 3rd 2018

Visitation Services For Dad will take place Friday November 9th, 2018 from 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Kurtz Memorial Chapel of New Lenox.  102 Francis Road ( Corner of Francis and Cedar Road) New Lenox Illinois 60451. For the Funeral Service Saturday, we are asking all friends to meet 10:45 AM directly at St. Jude Catholic Church 241 West 2nd Avenue New Lenox Illinois 60451, for the 11:00 AM Mass of Christian Burial. Dad’s Burial will take place at Good Shepherd Catholic Cemetery in Orland Park Illinois.

In Lieu of Flowers Mom would Like Memorials to be Made To St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital


Mario Orrico 87, of New Lenox formerly of the Hickory/Palos Hills area and the west side of Chicago, passed away Saturday morning at home peacefully with family. Beloved husband of Sally nee Arrigo for over 66 years. Devoted son to the late Mariano and Leontina Orrico and son-in-law to the late Carmen and Grace Arrigo. Loving father of Mario (Lori), Carmen, Sandy (Frank) Vosicky, and Michael (Angela). Proud Grandfather of C.J. (Kelly), Mike (Kari), Dave (Annette), Tony (Mindy), Angela (Jason) Stockrahm, Mario Jr. (Jennifer), Joey (Jessica), Frankie, Anthony and Michael Vosicky, Alexandra, Johnny, and Amanda. Dearest Papa of 19 Great Grandchildren. Best friend to uncle Joe (Sonny) and big brother to auntie Mella and uncle Jay and uncle Bob. He was a fun Loving uncle Mar to so many nieces and nephews. Lastly he was the only brother to a baby sister of 12 years whom which he watched over, sometimes to a nuisance but always with love, the late Marylou Zaccone. He was one of the founders of The St. Patricia Youth Football Program and fondly known as “Coach Orrico” in charge of the defense for over 30 years. He was a proud retiree of both Teamsters Local 705 and local 727. A member of the Million Mile Club for safe driving as an employee of Air Products Incorporated for whom he drove as a career. His professionalism was unmatched when he took a retirement job and drove the livery vehicles for over 40 different funeral homes in the greater Chicagoland area, Dad, May Your Memory be Eternal! Visitation Friday November 9th 3 PM to 9 PM at Kurtz Memorial Chapel 102 East Francis Road, New Lenox Il 60451. Friends and Family asked to meet Saturday morning directly at St. Jude Catholic Church 241 West 2nd Avenue, New Lenox Il 60451, for the 11:00 AM Mass of Christian Burial. Interment Good Shepherd Catholic Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers memorials will be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Orrico Kourelis Funeral Services Inc. handling all arrangements.      For information 877/974-9201 or 815/462-0711 or