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Joe Bellassai (right) poses for a photo with his sister, Sharon, during a family vacation 10 years ago. Bellassai suffered a heart attack and was in a coma after chasing a boy who reportedly stole his iPad. He died four days later on Sept. 25. Photo Submitted
Meredith Dobes, Freelance Reporter
3:35 pm CDT October 9, 2017

Joseph Bellassai, of Orland Hills, is being remembered by his nephew as a kind, caring person who was always willing to give to anyone in need.

Bellassai, 45, died Sept. 25, four days after reportedly being robbed of an iPad in Hammond, Indiana.