James I. Bobek, Feb. 12, 2012 Age 77. Late of Homewood, formerly of Chicago Heights. Beloved husband of the late Charlene nee Hodge. Dear father of Theresa (David) Thomas, James Bobek, and Charlotte (James) McLachlan. Step father of Cindy Cadena, and Melody (Bart) Sears. Cherished grandfather of Katie Bobek, Jill Brak, Lucas and Jack McLachlan, Brett Brandon and Brianna Sears and Sarah Cadena. Loving brother of Dorothy nthony) Chaplick. Fond uncle of Julie (Mike) Novak. Retired Cook County Probation Officer. Retired Sgt. 1st Class U.S. Army Reserve. Resting at the Tews Funeral Home, 18230 Dixie Hwy., Homewood Thursday from 2:00-9:00 p.m. Funeral 9:15 a.m. Friday to St. Kieran Church, 724 W 195th St. Chicago Heights, IL 60411. Mass 10:00 a.m. Interment Assumption Cemetery. Memorials to District #206 Education Foundation ROTC Endowment Fund, 100 W. 10th St., Chicago Heights, IL would be appreciated. tewsfuneralhomes.com or (708) 798-5300.