Gregory A. Grygiel|
Born: May 19, 1955; Joliet, IL
Died: June 10, 2014; Braidwood, IL
Gregory Anton Grygiel, age 59, of Braidwood, passed away Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at his home with his family by his side. Born May 19, 1955 in Joliet, IL.
Greg was a graduate of Reed-Custer High School, Class of 1973. He married the former Sue Rosenbeck, June 5, 1982 in Bridgeview, IL. He was employed at Dow/Amsty Chemical for the past 27 years. He retired as Fire Chief in 2007 from the Braidwood Fire Department, following 35 years of service. He was a member of the Illinois Fire Chief's Association, the Illinois Shabbona Fire Chief's Association, and the Braidwood Recreation Club.
Surviving are his wife, Sue; two children, Nicholas Grygiel and Sara Grygiel, both of Braidwood; mother, Mary (nee Danzero) Grygiel of Braidwood; brother, Michael (Judy) Grygiel of Wilmington, IL; sister, Mary Ellen (Michael) Sanches of Morris, IL; father and mother-in-law, Richard and Paula Rosenbeck of Downers Grove; brother-in-law, Robert (Diane) Rosenbeck of WI; sister-in-law, Laura (Mark) Kovacevich of FL; and several nieces and nephews.
Preceding him in death was his father, Chester Anthony Grygiel.
Funeral services will be at the R.W. Patterson Funeral Homes, Ltd. & Crematory, Monday, June 16, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Rev. Show Reddy Allam will officiate. Interment will follow in Mount Olivet Cemetery in Braidwood. The Visitation will be Sunday, June 15, from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.
For more information and to view his tribute wall, please log on to www.rwpattersonfuneral
Published in The Herald-News on June 12, 2014