On Wednesday, November 17, 2021, of South Side. Husband of Rose Papariella. Father of Paul (Melissa), Michael, Karen (Billy) Gallagher, Craig, Isabel and Emma. Brother of Jerry (Janice), Michael (Maureen), and John (Laura). Also survived by 6 Grandchildren. Friends received at the John J. Gmiter Funeral Home, Ltd., 119 South 15th Street, South Side on Monday, November 22, 2021 from 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Adalbert Church, Mary, Queen of Peace Parish on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at 12 Noon.