Richard J. Ahern, WWII Army Veteran, beloved husband of Anne Marie, nee Daly; loving father of Richard M. and the late Michael G. Ahern; dearest brother of Margaret (Joseph) Stalzer, Mary Jean (Lewis) Bright, James F. (Judy) Ahern, Maureen (Michael) Petrizzo, Marylynne (Robert) Cedar and the late John E. and Lawrence Ahern; cherished uncle of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Thursday from 3 to 9 p.m. Funeral Friday 9:15 a.m. from The Robert J. Sheehy & Sons Funeral Home, 9000 W. 151st Street, Orland Park, to St. Julie Billiart Church. Mass 10 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. www.sheehyfh.com 708-857-7878. Published in the Chicago Tribune on 3/15/2006.