PRAIRIE GROVE – Dennis V. Kostrzewski, 66, died at his home in Prairie Grove on Friday, Feb. 22, 2013. He was born in Cicero on June 10, 1946, to Casimir and Loretta Kostrzewski.|
Dennis graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a degree in electrical engineering and received his master's from Oakland University in Michigan. He served as a captain in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam war.
He was very involved with St. Thomas Catholic Church, being an active participant with the choir, lectoring and Bible studies. He also participated in Knights of Columbus council activities. He was the owner and president of Pollution Control Associates Inc. and was a past councilman of the village of Prairie Grove.
Dennis is survived by his wife, Barbara; his two sons, Steven (Clarisse) and Michael; and a sister-in-law, Jan.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Robert.
The visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until the Mass celebration at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, at St. Thomas the Apostle Church in Crystal Lake. Interment will be in Crystal Lake Memorial Park Cemetery.
For information, call Skaja Bachmann Funeral Home at 815-455-2233 or visit skajafuneralhomes.com.
Published in the Northwest Herald on Feb. 25, 2013