Elmwood Funeral Chapel & Crematory

Visitation Information

Thomas E. Nawara, "Reno"

Passed away on July 20, 2019

Thomas E. Nawara, “Reno”, age 71, late of Hegewisch and formerly of South Chicago passed away on July 20, 2019. Beloved partner of late Christine M. Boberek for 35 years. Loving “father” of Mary Beth (Timothy Migler) Dietz.  Proud Papa of Kayla, Krista, & Kyle Dietz.  Dear son of the late Michael Nawara and the late Frances (Kan) Nawara. Dearest brother of Michael (Georgia) Nawara and Charles (Kathy) Nawara. Fond uncle of David (Beth), Christine, Jennifer Nawara and Timothy Schmidt. U.S. Army Vietnam War Veteran.  Retired Grain Elevator Superintendent for Nidera, LLC. Thomas loved to gamble, golf, and fish and was an avid fan of the Chicago Bears, Chicago Cubs, and Chicago Blackhawks. He will be missed by all who knew him. Visitation Tuesday, July 23, 2019 from 2-9 p.m. Funeral Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. at the Elmwood Chapel 11200 S. Ewing Ave. Chicago, IL 60617. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery Calumet City, IL. 773-731-2749. www.elmwoodchapel.com.


Funeral Service:
Elmwood Chapel
11200 S. Ewing Avenue
Chicago, IL 60617
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 10:30 am

Holy Cross Cemetery
801 Michigan City Rd
Calumet City, IL 60409

Visitation Location

East Side
11200 S. Ewing Ave
Chicago, IL 60617
(773) 731-2749


Visitation Information

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 2:00 pm until 9:00 pm

Candles Lit