Elmwood Funeral Chapel & Crematory

Visitation Information

Frank P. Plesha

Passed away on January 7, 2020

Frank P. Plesha, age 90, longtime resident of the East Side passed away on January 7, 2020. Beloved husband of the late Jeanne (nee Dever). Loving father of Mark (Louise) and Gregory (Cheryl) and the late Timothy Plesha. Devoted grandfather of Brendan, Jason and Lauren. Dearest brother of Rose Nastav, Ann Carnavacciolo and Nicholas Plesha. Preceded in death by brothers; Joseph, Michael, George and John Plesha. Fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. Veteran U. S. Army Korean War. Retired employee of Republic (LTV) Steel. Visitation Friday, January 10, 2020 from 9:00 a.m. until time of funeral services at 1:00 p.m. at the Elmwood Chapel 11200 S. Ewing Ave. Chicago, IL 60617. Cemetery private. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to the P.A.W.S. Tinley Park, 8301 W. 191st Street, Tinley Park, IL  60487, (815) 464-7298, www.pawstinleypark.org in Frank’s name would be appreciated. 773-731-2749. www.elmwoodchapel.com.

Funeral Service:
Elmwood Chapel
11200 S. Ewing Ave
Chicago, IL 60617
Friday, January 10, 2020 - 1:00 pm

Cemetery Private

Memorial Contributions:

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to the Tinley Park Paws in Frank's name would be appreciated.

Visitation Location

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


Visitation Information

Friday, January 10, 2020 - 9:00 am until 1:00 pm

"Dear Greg and Family, I wish you peace during this difficult time. Happy memories of our relatives and friends who have passed over are the most wonderful and warm blanket to wrap around us when we are feeling sad or lonely. XO Laura"
- Laura Parry
January 8, 2020 11:42 am

"Going to miss the tomatoes, fishing the newspaper out of the bushes,the best Halloween candy, and your singing from the garden. Hope they like cucumbers in Heaven! Miss you neighbor."
- Betsy
January 8, 2020 12:58 pm

"Greg, Mark, Cheryl and Louise- My deepest condolences go out to all of you and the rest of your families. The loss of a parent is hard, but the memories live on and help keep our loved ones alive in us. My family and I pray for you and your father. Michael Vranicar"
- Michael Vranicar
January 8, 2020 1:21 pm

Candles Lit
"May the light of Frank's soul shine bright."
- Laura Parry
January 8, 2020 11:43 am