June 5, 1933 – March 2, 2019
Robert John Gawrych of Monee, IL. Age 86, entered into heaven peacefully on Saturday, March 2, 2019. Beloved husband of Florence (nee Brzoska) of 62 years; Devoted father of Theresa (Tom) Riley, Catherine (Leonard) DeCamp, Veronica Clement and Lisa (Stephen) Kwasigroch; Proud grandfather of Melissa, Amanda (Nicolas), Michael, Stephen (Alyssa), Jennifer, Paige, and Cameron; Dear great-grandfather of Madison and Kennedy; Fond brother of Joyce (Paul) Mate. Robert served in the Army as a Corporal in the Korean War. He was a dedicated Boy Scout Leader for many years and a Grand Knight Genoa Council #1659. He was also a devout Catholic who was a leader of song, lector and choir member. Visitation Monday, March 4, 2019, Orland Funeral Home, 9900 West 143rd Street, Orland Park, Illinois from 3-8 PM. Funeral Mass Tuesday at St. Boniface Church, 5304 West Main Street, Monee, Illinois at 10 AM. Interment Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, Illinois. For service information, call the funeral home at 708-460-7500 or visit orlandfuneralhome.com.
- Visitation Monday, March 4, 2019
- Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday, March 5, 2019
- Committal Service Tuesday, March 5, 2019