Richard J. Bolker

Bolker, Richard J. 77, late of New Lenox, passed away Sunday, March 9, 2014 at his home. He was born in Chicago to the late Frank and Ann (nee Murray) Bolker. Loving husband of 50 years of Rosemary R. (nee Galica) Bolker; loving and kind father of Frank Bolker and Laura (Jim) Doran; cherished grandfather of David J. and Julia Rose Doran; dear brother of Tom Bolker, Dan (Juanita) Bolker, the late Francis Bolker and the late Gerry (Fred) Perovich; fond uncle of many. Rich worked as a Printer for the Chicago Sun-Times Newspaper for over 50 years. He was a U.S. Army Veteran and a proud member of the Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery Memorial Squad. He was an avid fisherman, golfer, and gardener and loved nature. Rich was also a huge Chicago Blackhawks, Chicago Bears and Chicago White Sox fan. Family will receive friends at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 102 E. Francis Road, New Lenox, IL 60451 on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. For info. or 815-485-3200.

Funeral Home

Kurtz Memorial Chapel
102 E. Francis Road New Lenox, IL 60451
(815) 485-3700

Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Mar. 11, 2014