NameLeo A. CHACONA
Birth27 Jun 1912, Oil City, Venango Co., PA
Death29 Oct 1987, Buffalo Grove, Lake Co., IL255
Burial2 Nov 1987, Skokie, Cook Co., IL
Burial MemoMemorial Park Cemetery
OccupationOwner, Weller’s Seafood Restaurant, Morton Grove, IL
MotherChristina KAPSALIS (1880-1961)
Spouses
Birth13 Oct 1917, Greece
Death11 Mar 2009, Boynton Beach, Palm Beach, FL21
Burial16 Mar 2009, Skokie, Cook Co., IL
Burial MemoMemorial Park Cemetery
FatherAlexander Louis CUMMINGS (1879-1981)
MotherMatina ZACHARIOU (1896-1989)
Notes for Leo A. CHACONA
His funeral notice states:256

LEO A CHACONA (October 31, 1987)
Services for Leo A. Chacona, 75, the owner from 1946 to 1974 of Weller`s Seafood Restaurant in Morton Grove, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in St. Andrew Greek Orthodox Church, 5649 N. Sheridan Rd. Mr. Chacona, of Buffalo Grove, died Thursday in Northwest Community Hospital, Arlington Heights. he was a native of Oil City, Pa., and was a restaurateur there before coming to the Chicago area in 1946. Survivors include his wife, Loy; two daughters, Christine Alexander and Sandra Karahalios; five granddaughters; a sister; and a brother.

U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-46146
Name: Leo A Chacona
Birth Year: 1912
Nativity State or Country: Pennsylvania
State of Residence: Pennsylvania
County or City: Venango  
Enlistment Date: 18 May 1945
Enlistment State: Pennsylvania
Enlistment City: Pittsburgh
Grade: Private
Marital Status: Married

1930 Federal Census240
Name: Leo Chaconas @ 1 Division St., Oil City, Venango, Pennsylvania
Age: 17
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1913
Relation to Head of House: SonAge: 25
Birthplace: PA
Marital Status: Single
father and mother b. Greece
Attending school
Able to read and write

1920 Federal Census241
Name: Leo Chacona @ 1 Division St., Oil City, Venango Co., PA
Age: 7
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1913
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Relation to Head of House: Son
father and mother b. Greece
Attending school
Able to read and write
Notes for Caleroy “Loy” (Spouse 1)
Her obituary states:257

Loy C. Chacona, nee Cummings, beloved wife of the late Leo A. Chacona; loving mother of Christine Alexander and Sandra C. (the late John P.) Karahalios; devoted daughter of the late Alexander and Matina Cummings; cherished grandmother of Christina Sheflott, Lea (Ronald Sobol) Sheflott, Loy (Stuart Russell) Sheflott, Angela (Douglas Shellow) Adinamis and Alexis Adinamis; proud great-grandmother of eight; dear sister of Lucretia (the late George) Carvelas, Freida (the late Edward) Elias and the late John and Minnie Cummings; sister-in-law of the late James, George, Chris Chacona and Pota (the late Peter) D. Gianukos; fond aunt of many nieces and nephews and their families. Family and friends will meet Monday morning at St. Andrew Greek Orthodox Church, 5649 N. Sheridan Rd., Chicago, IL, for visitation from 10 a.m. until time of Funeral Service at 11 a.m. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. Kindly omit flowers. Memorial donations to Tsintzina Society c/o John Zacharias, 955 Lakemont Dr., Pittsburgh, PA 15243 would be appreciated. Arrangements by John G. Adinamis Funeral Director, Ltd. c/o Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home, 773-736-3833

1930 Federal Census258
Name: Caliroy Cummings @ 129 Laclede Ave, Youngstown, Mahoning Co., OH
Age: 12
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1918
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Birthplace: Greece
Immigration Year: 1920
Naturalized
father and mother b. Greece
Attending school
Able to read and write

1920 Federal Census259
Name: Caliroi Cummings @ 129 Laclede Ave, Youngstown, Mahoning Co., OH
Age: 2-6/12
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1919
Birthplace: Greece
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Immigration Year: 1909
father and mother b. Greece
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