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William S. Krakowski

March 6, 1938 ~ May 17, 2019 (age 81)

Obituary

William S. Krakowski, 81, of Joliet, Illinois, passed away on Friday, May 17, 2019.  He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Shirley; five devoted children, Billy and Gary (Kathy) Krakowski, Mary (Chris) Velasquez, Melissa (Joshua) Pool, and Jaime (Chad) Busker; twelve adoring grandchildren, Gary (Tisha), Michael (Jessica), Casey (Emily), Nicholas (Maura), Brian (Ashley Elizabeth), Corey (Allie, fiancee), Nataline (Sean) Jepsen, John Tumpack, Dylan & Kylie Pool, Anneka & CJ Busker, and numerous additional loving family members and friends.

Friends are invited to join the family from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM on Sunday, May 19, 2019, for a Celebration of Life Gathering at Amazing Love Lutheran Church, 21301 S. Pfeiffer Road, Frankfort, Illinois 60423.  A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 6:00 PM at the church, immediately following the Gathering.  Pastor Dustin Blumer, officiating.

William was a member of the Teamsters, Local 710 for 45 years and served as a Union Steward and Trustee, and also served as an Auxiliary Police Officer in Bridgeview.  He was a member of Amazing Love Lutheran Church in Frankfort, Illinois.

For additional information, please contact Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center Konnie Kuiper-Kevin Nordyke by calling 219-838-0800 or visiting www.hillsidefhcares.com.

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Services

Celebration of Life Gathering
Sunday
May 19, 2019

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Amazing Love Lutheran Church, Frankfort
21301 S Pfeiffer Rd.
Frankfort, IL 60423

Celebration of Life Service
Sunday
May 19, 2019

6:00 PM
Amazing Love Lutheran Church, Frankfort
21301 S Pfeiffer Rd.
Frankfort, IL 60423

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