David M. Thometz, 77, of Evergreen Park, died July 28.

Funeral services were held Aug. 2 from Blake Lamb Funeral Home to Most Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church. Interment followed at St. Mary Cemetery.

He is survived by his children, David (Wendy) Thometz, Nicholas Thometz and Brent (Melinda) Fritzler; his grandchildren, Jeremy, Bryson, Paige, London, Payton and Jaxson Thometz, and Michael, Jennifer and Aidan Fritzler; his sister, Audrey Smith; and many nieces and nephews.

Thometz was a U.S. Army veteran. He retired as a field engineer with White Way Sign Company and the Evergreen Park Police Department after many years of service as a police officer. He will always be remembered for his love for animals, especially his fur baby, Lola.