Jerome "Jerry" A. Tatela, 75, of Chicago's Bucktown neighborhood, after a brief illness had passed away unexpectedly December 19, 2021. Loving father of Valerie (Scott) Neupert, Richard Tatela and Kenneth Tatela. Cherished grandpa of Danny, Heather and Brandon Neupert and Melanie, Matthew, Morgan and Lucas Tatela. Dear brother of Marilyn and the late Tom, Raymond, Paul and Jim. Fond uncle and friend to many. Retired foreman at the The Merchandise Mart.
Arrangements entrusted to Chicagoland Cremation Options of Schiller Park, Illinois.