Raffaele "Ralph" Nisi Posted: 2017-12-06 12:22:59


Raffaele “Ralph” Nisi, 75 of Huntley, formerly of Elk Grove Village, died peacefully, December 5, 2017 with his family by his side.
Visitation will be on Sunday from 3-7pm at DeFiore Jorgensen Funeral Home- 10763 Dundee Road, Huntley. A funeral Mass will be celebrated 10:00am on Monday at St. Mary Catholic Church-10307 Dundee Road, Huntley. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to Wounded Warriors or Alzheimer’s Association.
Ralph was born October 7, 1942 in Cosenza, Italy the son of Adorante and Orsolina Nisi. He served in the United States Army. On May 20, 1967 he married Linda Carollo. For 38 years he worked as a machinist for the Mars Candy Co. He enjoyed tennis, bowling, cars, and sports. Ralph was a devoted husband, father and grandfather and will be missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his wife, Linda, children, Gina (Brian) Roper, David (Carey) Nisi, and Michael (Erin) Nisi, his six grandchildren, Walker, Zachary, Mia, Emma , Ava and Sofia. He is also survived by his brothers, Tony, Albert and Enzo Nisi.
For further information please call the funeral home at 847-515-8772.

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Mr.Mrs.Raymond F Panek 2017-12-06 18:29:05

Ouer Deepest Condolences

George & Fran Erdmann 2017-12-07 06:51:13

Linda and family, may we offer our deepest sympathy.

Dan and Chris Lau 2017-12-07 10:48:53

Our sincere condolences to the entire Nisi family. I had the privilege of knowing Mr. Nisi since I was kid and he was such a nice and pleasant man.

Rosalie Hickey 2017-12-07 10:52:28

My sincere sympathy - Uncle Ralph Nisi was a very sweet and kind person. Offering my Dear condolences to the entire Nisi clan in Chicago and across the U.S.

Bob Hopkins 2017-12-07 11:27:11

My thoughts and prayers go out to the entire Nisi family

Niji Pabst 2017-12-07 11:30:39

I am so sorry Mike. May you have many good memories when you think of your dad and may the memories sustain you during this sad time.

Mrs. Veit 2017-12-07 12:05:59

Zach has always spoken so highly of his grandpa and I've enjoyed hearing stories over the past year as Zach has been in my class. Zach will miss his grandpa. May be rest in peace.

Sean Kiernan 2017-12-07 12:15:36

Im very sorry for your loss. I wanted to make a card from my family but I don't think there will be enough time.

Sue Frankel 2017-12-07 13:30:42

Mike, I am sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers

Jennifer Pearson 2017-12-07 14:44:16

Mike, So sorry to hear about the loss of your dad. Thinking of you and your family and wishing you peace.

Sandra and Burt Nevler 2017-12-07 15:12:01

We send our most heartfelt sympathy and empathy both of us having been widowed , we are so sorry for your loss, Ralph was such a wonderful man. He will be missed. Linda and family will be in our Prayers and thoughts. May God comfort you all.

Judy and Ken Balaskovits 2017-12-07 16:34:27

Our deepest sympathy to you and your family, Linda. Ralph was a special, gentle man who will always be remembered. You are in our prayers.

Josh Woznicki 2017-12-08 08:52:14

Zach I am very sorry for your loss. Even though I never knew him. I know that he was really close to you. I hope that you get over this sad tragedy and be the cheerful kid I knew.

Susan Sheffield 2017-12-08 15:14:43

David and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you all at this difficult time.

Michael and Anna Bober 2017-12-08 16:46:29

Our deepest sympathy goes out to Dave and his family. As a young kid, I always remember Mr. Nisi as a really kind and patient man when we would come over to the house. Our prayers go out to you.

Bob and MaryAnn Mackey 2017-12-10 17:49:16

Linda - Our deepest condolences to you upon the passing of Ralph. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this sad time.

Dexter Victoria 2017-12-10 23:51:35

Deepest condolences to the Nisi family. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Dexter Victoria 2017-12-11 13:22:24

Deepest condolences to the Nisi family. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Zach 2018-01-22 10:08:11

I miss you a lot grandpa I love you and miss you a lot and I hope you are with me and mia love you so much -Zach-14