Michael A. Krulikowski, 53, of Glenmoore, passed away on Friday, April 5, 2013, at his home, with his family at his side, after being diagnosed with colorectal cancer four years ago.
He was the beloved husband of Susan M. (nee McMackin) Krulikowski, with whom he shared 27 years of marriage.
Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of Marie Schwab Krulikowski of Chester Springs and the late Alfred Krulikowski.
He was a 1977 graduate of West Chester East High School, and continued his education at Drexel University where he received his bachelor's degree in business administration in 1983 and his master's degree in finance in 1992. Michael was also a member of Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity and the men's lacrosse team while at Drexel.
He enjoyed coaching ice hockey and was an assistant coach for his sons' Quakers Ice Hockey teams from 2000-2008.
For the past five years, Mr. Krulikowski was employed by DuPont Capital Management, working as the head of compliance.
In addition to his wife and mother, Michael is survived by his daughter, Caitlin M. of Washington, D.C., and sons, Thomas M. and Matthew A. He is also survived by his brother, Victor M. and wife, Trish Andrejack, of Templeton, Calif.; sisters, Anne of West Chester, and Carol Harrington and husband, Harry, of Wilmington, Del.; loving aunt, Jeanne Schwab; four nephews and six nieces; and his loyal companions, dogs Gordie and Luca.
His Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 11, at St. Peter Church, 2835 Manor Road, West Brandywine, where family and friends may call from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. A visitation will also be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, April 10, at the James J. Terry Funeral Home, 736 E. Lancaster Ave., Downingtown.
Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name to Fight Colorectal Cancer, www.fightcolorectalcancer.org.
To send online condolences, visit www.jamesterryfuneralhome.com.
Published in Daily Local News on Apr. 8, 2013