Ralph Joseph Quint, 85, of Peotone, formerly of Leesburg, Ind., died Thursday (Aug. 30, 2012) at his home. Cremation rites have been accorded. All services are private. Fedde-Helfrich-Cross Funeral Home, Peotone, is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Quint was a millwright and owner of Quint's Drive-In in Chatsworth. He was born July 2, 1927, in Chicago, the son of Joseph and Catherine (Schmidt) Quint. His wife, the former Lola Jean Davis, whom he married June 1, 1944, in Chicago, preceded him in death. He loved to fish.
Surviving are his children, Francis (Sandra) Quint, of Dover, Tenn., Richard (Joy) Quint, of Manteno, Joann (Robert) Church, of Elkhart, Ind., Barbara (Craig) Panozzo, of Peotone, and Kathleen (Matt) Oleshko, of Manteno; daughter-in-law, Patricia Quint, of Markham; 12 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren; and one sister, Mary Ann Turner, of Indiana.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Gerald Quint; and two sisters, Silverine and Jane.
Please sign his guestbook at feddehelfrichcrossfh.com.