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Michael Joseph Chmielewski

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Nov 6, 1967 – Jun 12, 2020 (Age 52)


November 6, 1967
June 12, 2020
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


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Walter J. Zalewski Funeral Home - 44th Street - Pittsburgh Obituary

Age 52, of McCandless, previously of Brookline, suddenly, on Friday, June 12, 2020. Mike was born and raised in Lawrenceville. He was a graduate of Central Catholic High School and received his degree in education from California University of PA. Michael was a teacher over 30 years with the Pittsburgh Public Schools, most recently at Allderdice High School in Pittsburgh, where he also coached the girl's softball and golf teams. Michael is the loving husband of Ranee (Lindenfelser) Chmielewski and the devoted and loving father to their two precious daughters, Kayla Ann and Amber Nicole; cherished son of Mary Ann and the late Bernard Chmielewski; dearest brother of Bernard (Liz) Chmielewski, Matthew (Marci) Chmielewski, Christine (Nathan) Geller and the late Mark Chmielewski; special uncle to Zachary (Nichole) Hammers; dear son-in-law of Jack and Patricia Lindenfelser; caring brother-in-law of Keith Lindenfelser, Kim (Mark) Wohlfarth, Debbie Crawford and Sean (Ruth) Lindenfelser; fondly remembered by many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Mike was an avid hunter, fisherman, golfer and gardener. He spent all his free time enjoying these hobbies with his daughters, best buddies Sammy and Blaze, brothers, nephew, family and close friends. Family and friends are welcomed to the WALTER J. ZALEWSKI FUNERAL HOME, 216 44th Street, Lawrenceville, on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 from 2-8 p.m. Funeral Service at 7:30 p.m.

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Mike, You will be missed, your friend John Boehm, Retired custodian from Allderdice. I have alot of great memories from the stories we shared. Rest in piece my friend.

So sorry to hear about Mike. He was a kind and generous person and a wonderful neighbor. God sure works in mysterious ways but Im sure Mike is with God and will Watch over his family from heaven. With Deepest sympathy, Mick and Judy Mohr (Former 9250 Neighbor)

My condolences to the Chmielewski family. A great soul has departed, but the memories shall never fade. Your loss is huge, and I can only share your pain. He will be missed dearly. May the soul that has gone, rest in peace. Keep faith and courage.

Ranee, Kayla, and Amber, I'm so sorry for your loss. Your husband and dad was such a great guy, definitely one of the good ones. I pray for you as your hearts grieve. Remember his smile and laugh and try to emulate it so he lives on through each of you. With my deepest sympathies, Tabitha Geramita (aka Miss Wilk).

Im very sorry for your loss. I work in special education for PPS and had the pleasure of knowing Mike for the past 10 years. I am so glad I got to know him. Your family will be in my prayers. May Mikes memory live within all of you.
Rest easy Mike...you will be missed....

Matt sorrow and prayers for your brother

Ranee, Kayla, and Amber. I am so sorry for your lose. Your dad was a one of a kind guy. I dont ever remember in all the years working with him ever seeing him in a bad mood. Always laughing, joking and fooling around. I have many great memories oh him at Allderdice. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all! Don & Tammy Schmidt

I'm so sorry for your loss. Mike was a good man. I worked with Mike at Allderdice for 9 years. He will be missed.

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