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Obituary Condolences

Michael S. Marcinkowski of Belvidere The visitation for Michael S. "Big Mike" Marcinkowski, 44, will be from 4 p.m. until the time of funeral service at 8 p.m. Monday, June 28, at the Fredrick Funeral Home, 284 Park St., Hampshire. Cremation will be private. Born Dec. 17, 1965, in Elgin, to Raymond and Elaine (nee Stange) Marcinkowski, he passed away unexpectedly Thursday, June 24, 2010, in Belvidere. MIke was a 1984 graduate of Hampshire High School. He had been employed at Warner Linear in Belvidere for many years. "Big Mike" had a heart of gold and was a friend to many. He will be remembered for his generosity, his love of cooking and NASCAR. He is survived by his father, Raymond Sr. (Audrey Milton) of Holcomb; his siblings, Kathleen (Vernon) Hintt of Belvidere, Elaine (Randal) Schneider of Elgin, Allen (Mona) of Rockford, Diane Good of Carpentersville, Raymond Jr. of Belvidere, Steven of Centralia and Daniel (Jamie) of Sycamore; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his mother, Elaine, in 1990; and his maternal and paternal grandparents. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions directed to the Michael Marcinkowski Memorial Fund, c/o Fredrick Funeral Home, P.O. Box 445, Hampshire, IL 60140 are very much appreciated. For information, 847-683-2711.

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on June 26, 2010
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