The Commercial-News, Danville, IL


January 8, 2014

Richard F. Wollack

LASALLE — Richard F. Wollack, 66, of LaSalle, passed away at 4:50 p.m. Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, at Illinois Valley Community Hospital.

Funeral Mass will begin at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 9, in St. Hyacinth Church, with the Rev. Paul Carlson officiating. Burial in: St. Hyacinth Cemetery at a later date. Visitation will be 10-11 a.m. on Thursday in St. Hyacinth Church.

Richard was born on Sept. 19, 1947, in LaSalle, the son of the late Florian and Elaine (Radliff) Wollack.

He worked as a driver for Frito Lay and for Orkin until his retirement.

He married Joanne Scuito in St. Hyacinth Church. Richard was a member of St. Hyacinth Church.

Survivors include his mother, Elaine Karczewski of LaSalle; two daughters, Kari Wollack of LaSalle, Kelli (Nazim) Ajdinoski of Danville; one stepsister, Rhonda (Jay) Perino of Spring Valley; three grandchildren, Jordan Dannenberg, Haley J. Wollack and Arsim Ajdinoski; nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, daughter Denice Lynn at the age of 2, and two stepbrothers.

Burgess Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be viewed and expressed at

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