Peter G. Korbakes

  • Born: March 16, 1928
  • Died: April 26, 2012
  • Location: Blue Island, Illinois

Krueger Funeral Home

13050 S. Greenwood Avenue
Blue Island, IL 60406
Tel. (708) 388-1300

Tribute & Message From The Family

Peter G. Korbakes, 84, of Blue Island, owner of Korbakes Liquors, Korean War veteran, US Army. Cherished son of the late George C. and Stella nee Maniatis, beloved husband of Georgia nee Kotsiviras, loving father of George P. (Katherine), James P., Chris P. (Alexandra) and Steve P., proud grandfather of Peter G., Telemahos "Telly" G., Peter C., Stephanie R. and Johnny C., devoted brother of the late Mae (late Nick) Davlantis, the late Alice (late George) Conkis, the late Chris (late Helen), the late Marie (late Joe) Jordon, Pearle (late Jim) Lamorte and the late Patricia (late Charles F.) Synakiewicz, dear brother in law of Kostula (late Hilias) Katsivalis, Panayiota (late Petros) Nastopoulos, Prokopios (late Vasiliki) Kotsiviras, Gregory (Irene) Kotsiviras, Panagiotis (Soula) Kotsiviras and Niki (Christ) Kemperas, fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. Memorial donations to St. Spyridon Iconography Fund greatly appreciated.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Dear Korbakes Family,

Our deepest sympathy on the loss of Peter. We were so sorry to hear of his passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Henry and Paula Groen

Posted by Henry and Paula Groen - Blue Island, IL - Friends   May 02, 2012


Pete was to me a part of blue island as i grew up. RIP

Posted by Jim Nelson - Henry, IL - Friend   April 28, 2012

I am pround to have know Mr. Korbakes and lucky to have been able to call him a friend. He was a great man who lived his life the right way, everyday and if you met him you would know it. His era is what built this country and there are very few of them left. You will be missed! God Bless.

Posted by Chris Cameli - New Lenoc - Friend   April 28, 2012