Theodore P. Grzegorek
Theodore P Grzegorek, 78, passed away Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at Home. He was born May 17, 1935 in Belleville, Ill.
He graduated from Newburgh High School in 1954. He served in the U.S. Navy. In 1960 he founded Hydraulic Jack Service in Evansville and retired as owner in 1996. He was a proud member of American Legion Post #44 in Newburgh, where he served on the Honor Guard. He was a member of the Newburgh Jaycees, where he was honored as a JCI Senator. He coached baseball for many years at Newburgh Little League, Newburgh Babe Ruth, and Newburgh American Legion. He enjoyed his family, the outdoors and his beloved St. Louis Cardinals.
Ted was preceded in death by his parents; brothers and sisters; and one grandson.
He is survived by his wife of many years, Shirley (Augspurger) Grzegorek; sons, Robert (Kim) and Brian (Jennifer) Grzegorek; daughters, Becky (Bill) Green, and Lori (Tom) Anderson; grandchildren, Tyler and Wesley Green, Megan, Michael and Cameron Grzegorek, and Nick Anderson.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, April 26, 2014, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 625 Frame Rd., Newburgh, Ind. Burial will follow in St. John's Cemetery with Military Rites.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, at Titzer Family Funeral Homes, Simpson Chapel, 510 W. Jennings St., Newburgh, Ind., (812) 853-8314. Additional visitation will be 9 a.m. to Mass time Saturday at the church.
Memorial contributions can be made to The Newburgh American Legion and the
Published in Courier Press on Apr. 24, 2014
Titzer Family Funeral Home Simpson Newburgh Chapel
510 W Jennings St Newburgh, IN 47630