Melvin Hilgen 83. At rest Monday, August 21, 2023. Beloved husband of the late Katherine. Father of Michelle (Dan), Michael (Anil), Special father to Debbie Wagner Linda Wagner (Colleen) , Joe (Michele) Wagner and Kathy Wagner. Fond grandfather and great grandfather to many. Dear brother of Eileen, Gloria, Roger and the late Jim, William, Carol, Eddie and Linda. Fond uncle to many nieces and nephews. Visitation Thursday, August 24th from 9:30 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. at Cumberland Chapels (FRIEL FUNERAL DIRECTORS) 8300 W. Lawrence Ave., Norridge. Funeral Service Thursday 11:00 A.M. at the Funeral Home. The burial will take place at the Maryhill Cemetery, Niles. In Lieu of flowwers donations to Misericordia Heart of Mercy appreciated.