Donald R. Wielgos|
Donald R. Wielgos, age 83, late of Lockport, passed peacefully Sunday, June 22, 2014 surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Chicago, living in Lockport since 1959. Employed by Lewis University for 15 years retiring in 1995.
A very proud United States Army Veteran, Stationed in Anchorage, Alaska.
Preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Helen (Mienczewski) Wielgos; and one brother, Joseph Wielgos.
Survived by his wife, Elaine (Kwaiter); three daughters, Linda (Robin) Atkinson of Joliet, Jacqueline Toth of Channahon and Cynthia Wielgos of Gainesville, FL; two cherished granddaughters, Abbey and Leila; and one loving grandson, Kyle; a brother, Thomas Wielgos of Kenosha, WI.; several nieces, nephews and many friends also survive.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to Vitas Hospice, 1340 South Damen Ave., 2nd Floor, Chicago, IL 60608 in Donald's memory would be appreciated.
With Much love and gratitude to Vitas Hospice, Dr. Ali Lahkani and the entire J.O.H.A. staff. God bless you all!
Per Donald's wishes, cremation rites were accorded.
Family and friends may sign the online guest book at www.oneilfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements under the direction and care of O'Neil Funeral Home, Lockport.
Published in www.theherald-news.com/ on June 24, 2014