September 14, 1936 – January 15, 2018
Roy Sye, age 81 – Husband of Genevieve (nee Hoch) and the late Joann (nee Nessel). Proud dad of Valerie Sye-Haritos, Roy (Kathy), Nadine (Rick) Ames, Mike (Linda), Marcia Young, Steven Finch and Gail (Patrick) Branecki. Grandpa of Roy (Colleen), Kristy, Nick, Laura, David, Kori, Kaylee, Kurtis, Jeremy, Ryan, Allison, Isabel and Braden. Great-grandpa of Oona and Hollis. Dear brother of Lynne and Laury. Uncle to many nieces and nephews. Roy was a Wood Dale Fireman for over 50 years, served as a Wood Dale Alderman and Councilman and was also a member of Brick Layers Union Local 21. He will be missed by all who knew him. Funeral Service will be held Friday, January 19, 2018, 10 AM at Geils Funeral Home, 260 W. Irving Park Road, Wood Dale IL. Interment Chapel Hill Gardens West, Oak Brook Terrace IL. Visitation Thursday, January 18, 2018 from 2-9 PM at the funeral home with the Fire Department Honor Guard Service at 7:30 PM.For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.
**To anyone who will be attending the Interment on Friday, January 19, 2018, please be advised that it will be graveside. Family has asked that anyone who might be attending, to wear comfortable shoes/snow boots as the walk to the grave is a few steps away from the cemetery road**