Jerome "Jerry" D. Pilawski

February 27, 1944April 9, 2018

PILAWSKI Jerome D. Pilawski, age 74, US Vietnam Army Veteran. Much loved husband of Catherine Cacciatore-Pilawski nee Burke. Preceded in death by his cherished wife Bernadine, nee Grabarczyk. Amazing and caring dad to Julie (Jon) Curran and Beth (Tim) Howe; step-dad to Joe (Erin) Cacciatore. Loving big brother to Ed (Deb) Pilawski and Joanne Jermolowicz and the late Patricia Pilawski. Papa to his grandchildren whom he loved more than life – Stephen Schmidt, Kendall Kuzniar, Kaylynn, Jacob and Lucas Howe and Hannah Finnegan. Uncle Jerry to Jason ( Simer Sarkaria) Jermolowicz, Jennifer (Brett )Rothgeb, Alex (Brianna) Pilawski and Alyson (Matt) Ortega; great uncle to Ainsley and Stephanie Rothgeb, Aria Jermolowicz, Connor Pilawski and Evan Ortega.Funeral : Monday April 16, 2018, Chapel Prayers 9am at Kenny Brothers Funeral Directors 3600 W. 95th St. Evergreen Park, IL. to St. John Fisher for 10am mass. Entombment: Holy Cross Cemetery Calumet City. Visitation: Sunday 3pm-8pm. Info: or 708-425-4500


  • Visitation Sunday, April 15, 2018
  • Chapel Prayers Monday, April 16, 2018
  • Mass of Christian Burial Monday, April 16, 2018

Jerome "Jerry" D. Pilawski

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