Michael "Whitey" Kosiba
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Kosiba, Michael "Whitey"

Age 78, late of Hegewisch, passed away Tuesday, November 10, 2020. Beloved husband of Judith Kosiba (nee Mazur). Loving father of David (Pamela) Kosiba and the late Christopher Kosiba. Proud grandfather of Kyle Kosiba. Cherished great grandfather of Lilliana and Caleb Begley. Caring brother of Louis (Cosette) Kosiba. Dear uncle of many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by parents: Walter and Elizabeth Kosiba.Michael was a proud member of the Boilermakers Hall Local 374. He was an avid fisherman and hunter. Michael was also a member of Blue Sky Mine, collected coins and enjoyed reading.

Arrangements were entrusted to Opyt Funeral Home, 13350 S. Baltimore Ave., Chicago, IL 60633 (773) 646-1133 or www.opytfh.com

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Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Nov. 15, 2020.
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November 20, 2020
My most sincere condolences to Michaels family.
Cipriano Castillon
November 20, 2020
I was a coworker of mike in the late 70s at Republic Steel, we used to talk about going to Mexico treasure hunting. He liked to talk about scuba diving and gold and silver coins.
May rest in pease in the Lords paradise!
Cipriano Castillon
November 13, 2020
Dear Judy-we are very sorry for your loss. Don and I share many fond memories of Whitey from apartment in E.C. to riding home in a snow storm from Michigan City. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Kathy
Kathleen R Wojnicz
November 12, 2020
So sorry to see Mike had passed ,my condolences to his entire family.Its sad to know the twinkle in his eyes has been extinguished. I worked with Mike in the Boilermakers what a Good Guy ,and a great story teller
James. B Miller
November 12, 2020
To Judy and all your family, I was so sorry to hear of Michael´s passing. Please know my thoughts are with you. Maryann
Maryann Zubrycki
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