The Obit For Emil Piscopo


Published in Chicago Tribune from September 8 to September 9, 2009

Emil M. "Yogi" Piscopo, 79 years, of Palm Beach Gardens, FL, native of Chicago, beloved husband of Angela, nee Sprovieri; devoted son of the late Amanda and Frank; dearest brother of Frank (Tina), the late James (the late Olivia), Christopher "Chris" (the late Kay) and John (the late Marjorie); cherished uncle, great-uncle and great great-uncle and friend of many; good friend of Tommy Lasorda.

Former minor league baseball player with the Cubs and Sox farm Teams. Graduate of St. Mel's High School, class of '47.

Former Director of Pansophic Systems, and former Vice President of Schuss Mountains and 3rd degree member of FR. F.X. Breen Council #1899 K of C.

Resting at Salerno's Galewood Chapel, 1857 N. Harlem Ave. Wednesday, 3 to 9 p.m.

Funeral Thursday, 9 a.m. to St. Domitilla Church, Mass 10 a.m.

Entombment Queen of Heaven.

In lieu of flowers, contributions to St. Patrick High School appreciated. 773-889-1700.