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Joe Mack

Former president of Filmack Studios

Joe Mack, retired president of Chicago-based Filmack Studios, died November 10 of complications from Parkinson’s disease. He was 85.

Mack spent his career producing film trailers and on-screen cinema advertising for indoor and outdoor motion picture exhibitors.

He attended all National Association of Theater Owners conventions for many years and served as a trustee of local 780 of IATSE health and welfare funds.

He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Edythe; two daughters; a son, Robbie, president of Filmack Studios; seven grandchildren, and two great grandchildren.

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