Jerry Mennes



Age: 49


Summary: unemployed mechanic whose twin brother Thomas was among one of seven people killed at Brown's Chicken and Pasta fast-food restaurant in Palatine, Illinois on January 9, 1993 as the victims including the restaurant's owners and five employees were found shot and stabbed to death inside a walk-in freezer, in which a former handyman identified as James Degroski and his accomplice Juan Luna were both sentenced to life in prison for the slayings.



Cause of Death: Respiratory failure


Born: April 12, 1960


Died: January 4, 2010


Location: Glendale Heights, Illinois