Josephine B. Korczak

Josephine Barbara Korczak

On Sunday, November 12, 2017, Josephine “Barb” Korczak passed away peacefully at Presence St. Joseph Medical Center.  She was born in Lockport and moved to Joliet in 1949. She was retired from J.U.L.I.E., Inc. and was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters; brothers; nieces and nephews.

Surviving is her brother, John Korczak and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

All friends and relatives are invited to meet Thursday, November 16, 2017 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 404 N. Hickory Street, Joliet, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m.  Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery.  Fred C. Dames Funeral Homes has been entrusted with her final arrangements. For more information, please call (815) 741-5500 or visit her Memorial Tribute at