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Valerian "Val" Pikus, 94, November 7, 2016, lifetime resident of the
Southwest side of Chicago-Clearing neighborhood, beloved husband of the late
Bernice Pikus; devoted father of Ronald (Christine) Pikus and Roy (Jeanne)
Pikus; loving grandfather of Jeffrey and Kari Pikus, Jamie (Amer) Ghafari
and Ryan (Lucia) Pikus; fond great grandfather of Evelyn Markham, Leigha
Ghafari, and Joseph Pikus. Preceded in death by parents and five siblings.

Veteran of U.S. Army Air Corps, having served during World War II. Life
member of V.F.W. Post # 6863, and Bishop Ketteler Council No. 1628, Knights
of Columbus. Longtime usher at St. Symphorosa Church and longtime member of
St. Symphorosa Super Club.

Services at CENTRAL CHAPEL, 6158 S. Central Ave., Chicago, where friends may
call on Friday, November 11, from 2 to 9 p.m. Funeral Saturday, November 12,
8:45 a.m. at chapel, to St. Symphorosa Church. Mass 9:30 a.m. Entombment
Resurrection Cemetery. Memorials may be made to St. Symphorosa Parish, 6135
S. Austin Ave., Chicago, IL 60638.

Please visit VAL PIKUS BOOK OF MEMORIES. To express your thoughts or
memories in the online guest book, visit <> or <> Info., 773-581-9000.

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