Grove Memorial Chapel
1199 S. Arlington Heights Road
Elk Grove Village, IL
(847) 640-0566


Obituary Condolences

ELK GROVE VILLAGE - The funeral service for Walter J. Dambrowski, 81, of Elk Grove Village for 35 years, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5, at Grove Memorial Chapel, 1199 S. Arlington Heights Road (three blocks south of Biesterfield Road), Elk Grove Village. Interment will be in St. Adalbert Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Monday, at the funeral chapel. Born in Chicago, he passed away July 30, 2014, at Alexian Brothers Hospice House. Mr. Dambrowski, a U.S. Coast Guard veteran, was the owner of Schaeffer Auto Body of Elk Grove Village for 25 years. He was former owner of Village Standard on Greenleaf & Busse, and former owner of Shell Service Station at Arlington and Higgins. He was a member of the Lions Club and a former Illinois State Police Officer for 5 years. He was the beloved husband of Joan H. (nee Jaroch) for 57 years; loving father of Mark C., Judith H. (Thomas) Peterson, Lawrence W. and Darlene G. Dambrowski; cherished grandfather of Melanie, Samantha, Lauren and Charles; son of the late Bruno and the late Josephine (nee Olszak); and also leaves behind many loving nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his siblings, Anthony, Edward, Stanley, Theodore, Aloysious and Roman Dambrowski, Mary Ann Sliwinski and Florence Komrofske. Please omit flowers. For information, call 847-640-0566 or visit www.grovememorialchapel.com.

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald from Aug. 1 to Aug. 2, 2014
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