Published in The Chicago Tribune on July 29, 2012
Ladislaus J. "Lou" Bolchazy, Ph.D, beloved husband of Marie; proud father of Allan (Paul Mallatt) Bolchazy; fond brother of Janine Bolchazy, Josephine (Stan) Moroch and Gene (Betty Brendel) Bolchazy; caring uncle of many nieces and nephews. Born June 7, 1937 in Michalovce, Slovakia, he passed away on July 28, 2012 at the Pepper Family Hospice Center in Barrington. He was 75 years old. Lou was the publisher of Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, which specializes in books dealing with the ancient world, the president of the Slovak-American International Cultural Foundation, Inc. and an active member of the Barrington Breakfast Rotary Club. For more information on Lou and his life, please visit www.caringbridge.org/visit/ loubolchazy. The Visitation will be on Monday, July 30, 2012 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Kisselburg-Wauconda Funeral Home, 235 N. Main St., Wauconda. The Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Wauconda Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please send memorials to the American Cancer Society , www.cancer.org. For funeral info. 847-526-2115 or sign the guestbook at waucondafuneralhome.com.