Longtime Argo teacher, SD 109 board member Stacey Ziccardi dies
Visitation will be Thursday, funeral will be Friday
By Bob BongÊ
Stacey Ziccardi, a longtime English teacher at Argo High
School and member of the Indian Springs School District 109 Board of education,
last her battle with cancer on Sunday. She was 41.
Mrs. Ziccardi had been a teacher at Argo for 18 years and a member of the
school board for 18 years, too. She served as vice president and secretary of
the school board over the years. She also was president of the Argo Higher
“Nobody was a bigger proponent of education and students than Stacey,”
said District 109 Supt. Blair Nuccio.
is a huge loss for our school community and she was such a champion for
kids,” said Argo Supt. Jill Kingsfield.
Mrs. Ziccardi was the daughter of longtime Justice Village Clerk Kathleen
Svoboda. She was a graduate of Argo and District 109 schools.
Survivors include her husband, Erik Ziccardi; son Andrew and daughter
Chloe; father Roger Svoboda; two brothers, Matthew and Scott Svoboda; two
nieces and many other relatives.
will be today (Thursday, September 12) from 3-9 p.m. at Damar-Kaminski Funeral
Home & Crematorium, 7861 S. 88th Avenue, Justice. The funeral will be
Friday, September 13, at 9 a.m. with prayers at the funeral home to Saint
Patricia Church, 9040 S. 86th Avenue, Hickory Hills, for 10 a.m. Mass.
Interment to follow at Resurrection Cemetery in Justice.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory to
the Argo Higher Education Foundation would be appreciated.ÊÊhttps://argohef.org/
For more information, call the funeral home at 708-496-0200 or
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