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Michael Krylowicz

1932 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Michael Krylowicz Obituary
Krylowicz, Michael J. Of Blue Island, formerly of Chicago's West Pullman Neighborhood, born November 5, 1932 to Josef and Mariana (nee Kret), the last of eight children. At rest in Christ, November 10, 2017, with his loving wife Louise (nee Angel) at his side, leaving his 14 children, Rev. Mark, Mary (Mike Kaliski), Margaret (Paul) Nelson, Martha (George) Stuart, Monica (Ken) de Groh, Marlene (Christopher) Adams, Montana, Marcella (Gary) Hicks, Melissa, Matthew (Valerie), Melody, Miles (Michelle), Martin (Trisha), and Merrill (Katherine), 26 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. Michael attended Grade School at Assumption BVM Parish (1947), graduated from Fenger High School in 1951. He served the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict 1952-56. Michael had a passion for walking with the poor and disadvantaged, worked as a Case Worker for the Cook County Department of Public Aid and later as an Appeals Hearing Officer for Illinois Department of Public Aid for 45 years. He served the community as a Scout Leader for Packs #3721, #4788, and #788. He served his Parish of St. Benedict in Blue Island as President of the Holy Name, Extra-ordinary Minister of Communion, Minister to the Sick, Lector, St. Vincent DePaul Society, Catechist, and Scout Master. He was also a board member of the Blue Island Historical Society. Visitation Wednesday, November 15, 2017 from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Krueger Funeral Home, 13050 S. Greenwood Ave., Blue Island. Lying in state Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of mass at 10:00 a.m. at St. Benedict Church, 2339 York St., Blue Island. Interment Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Chicago. Please, no flowers, mass intentions preferred at your home parish, St. Benedict or St. Anthony Church are requested. 708-388-1300 www.kruegerfuneral.com
Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Nov. 14, 2017
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