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KULIK--Mr. Dominic Careri, 51, died on Tuesday, March 22, 2016 (World Water Day) in Englewood Hospital as a result of an injury that he sustained while surfing in Puerto Rico last week. Natural Burial Services will be held on Monday, March 28 in Maryrest Cemetery, (St. Francis Section) 770 Darlington Avenue, Mahwah, NJ 07430 at 11:30am. Born in Englewood Hospital, Dominic grew up in Fort Lee and moved to Englewood 22 years ago. He graduated from the Horace Mann School and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Williams College, majoring in Political Science and the Classics and an M.B.A. from Columbia University- Columbia Business School with a concentration in Finance. Dominic devoted his career to environmental management issues and making this a better world. He was Founding Managing Director of Industrial Ecology Capital Management Global; Founder and Chairman of Natural Systems Utilities, LLC; and Managing Director of Dakai Enterprises, LLC. Dominic served as Director of Bioregen Systems, LLC (2004- 2012), Board Director for Investors Circle (2000-2010), and Board Director for Business for Social Responsibility (1992-1997). He was also Board Trustee for the Horace Mann School and a member of the East Hampton Ocean Rescue, Masters Swim at Columbia University, and Global Clean Water Restoration. Domenico was an avid surfer and lover of nature, humanity and family. He was the beloved husband of Loraine (nee Kayton) Kulik and loving and devoted father of Dante and Nakai Kulik. He is also survived by his parents, Alan D. and Nancy Careri Kulik, his sister, Regina Kulik Scully and brothers, Alfred Kulik, MD and Glenn Kulik.

"one love, one heart, one world & feel alright"


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Published in New York Times on Mar. 26, 2016.
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January 24, 2021
I did not know Dominic but I was move to reach out to his family. I finished watching her film " What would Sophia Loren do". What a wise, smart, strong, beautiful inside and out person Dominic's mother is. My heart and prayers for a man gone far too soon. God Bless yu all
Michele Gasparre
Acquaintance
January 21, 2021
I did not know Dominic but think he was raised by an AWESOME mom. Just watched .....what wld Sophia Loren do.....
Betsy
Acquaintance
November 23, 2020
With shock I found out about Dominic's passing- 4 years ago-today. It's impossible to describe the intensity of this person's Life Force energy--the feelings of ineffable goodwill he spread. Of all the people to leave this earth early, I never dreamed it could be you. You are missed, Dom, but the legacy of your enormous capacity for love endures. I will bask in it's glow forever.
Maggie Welsh
Friend
April 26, 2020
I was searching for Dominic so I could share an article about a world leader calling for peace. I worked with Dominic at the Center for Common Security/ LEAD, USA, and he was such a joyful and enthusiastic colleague. What heartbreak to hear of his passing. My sympathies to all.
Andrea Walter
Coworker
March 20, 2019
Forever in our hearts, Dominic.
Cousin Jeanine
March 18, 2018
Dear Kulik family,

My condolences to you. I am just finding out that Dominic passed. What a shock and a loss!

I knew Dominic when I was a Visiting Professor at Williams Collegge and I have never forgotten him. What a force of support for me as I tried to interest students in anti-apartheid, social justice and international issues. Dominic's focus on the development of students' leadership was a natural compliment to my work. And what a great joy when we worked together! What a radiant spirit and visionary mind! I have always though of inviting him to Grenada where I work with youth now. I always, always think of him. This is not to be. But his legacy continues. May Dominic's beautifu soul be forever blessed and be at peace! May God bless his parents, wife and children.
Dessima Williams
August 1, 2017
Mr., Mrs. Kulik, Alfred, Glen and Regina,
With a heavy heart I just learned of Dominic's passing. Memories of our days at the Palisades Park swim club /swim team and YMCA swim team are filled with Dominic making us all laugh. He as well as all of you are part of wonderful childhood memories. That is what life is all about , leaving great memories and smiles on friends faces. That is a wonderful legacy !
With Sympathy,
Louise Deer Kelly
April 30, 2017
Dominic was one of the most joyful and loving human beings I have ever met since graduating from Horace Mann. I knew Dominic from the HM swimming and water polo teams-he was one of our co-captains. Living our lives with the same joyful spirit and kindness he radiated is probably the best way to pay tribute to him. His sons have a wonderful father to emulate and be proud of. May the Kulik family be comforted during the tough years ahead.
Julie Anne Schwartz
Classmate
April 10, 2017
Mr. and Mrs. Kulik, Alfred, Glenn, Regina, Lorraine, Dante and Nakai, I just learned the news and cannot find the words to express my sorrow. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Alexandra
Alexandra Le Pera
February 28, 2017
I Google'd Dominic's name because some Horace Mann friends and I were discussing the young man who taught me to swim in my backyard swimming pool in Fort Lee 35 years ago. I followed Dominic by 11 years at Horace Mann, and he was a legend. What a tragic loss. My condolences to his family and friends.
Lydia M.
February 17, 2017
Dear mr. and Mrs Kulik, Glen, Alfred and Gina-
I am so very sorry for your loss. Dom was such a bright light and I will remember him fondly as one of the reasons CBY Swim Team was so special. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Neil Markey
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February 7, 2017
Dominic, Your influence is still shining.
I extend my sincerest and most heartfelt condolences to the Kulik family on the loss of Dominic. Dominic was a friend and mentor. I interned at his LEAD USA organization in Williamstown, Massachusetts. Dominic was the Bono of our alma mater, Williams College. He was involved in leadership, sustainability, corporate social responsibility and global issues long before it was fashionable to be identified as such. I met his beautiful wife/then fiancee Lorraine and his New Jersey family during one of our mission trips during the summer of 1990. I believe the purpose of that trip was to share leadership and organizing philosophy with noted South African activist, educator, journalist and poet Dennis Brutus, who led the campaign to have Apartheid South Africa banned from the Olympics. Brutus used many tactics, strategies and mediums to advocate for the dismantling of the inhumane and unjust Apartheid system. One of thosee strategies was to engage students, activists and leaders abroad- thought leaders in today's parlance in the global struggle for human rights. Dominic was one of those thought leaders that Brutus sought to engage. I can still remember the speaking trips and engagements across country, where we would debate leadership movements and philosophy, while competing to see who could do the most push ups. The only thing that Dominic loved more than making a difference in this world was his family. So I thank the Kulik family for sharing such a light with the rest of us. Dominic, my friend and mentor, may you rest in everlasting and renewing peace.

Sincerely,

Bernard F. Ofori-Atta - Williams College '1992
Bernard Ofori-Atta
January 31, 2017
I was just riding my bike here in Marin County, CA and bumped into a swim team mate of Dom's who was at Williams with us and she told me about his passing. I am very late to write something since I just found this out, but want to share how much I loved getting to know Dominic at Williams. He was so inspiring to me and we had many amazing conversations. A favorite memory is of picnicking on the roof of one of the buildings and talking about everything. He was so fully alive, such a beautiful man. Another memory I have is of being at an event at Chapin Hall and Dom's parents were sitting on either side of him. He had his arms around both of them and it struck me that he, the son, was encompassing his parents with his love and beautiful energy, it impressed me. My sincerest condolences and support for all of Dominic's family. I hold him in my heart and remember his radiant example in life.
September 10, 2016
Dominic had a wonderful habit of uplifting everybody around him. Any time you ever felt poorly about anything, Dominic was the guy to talk to. He would always leave you feeling like a better, more positive person than you really were. I am sure we will always miss his comforting words (and especially his hugs). I am sure many of us have been thinking about him very often over the last few days, weeks, and months. It's hard to realise how profound an effect someone had on you until you can no longer turn to them during times where they would have been your first port of call.

My condolences to his wonderful family and best of luck for the future. I hope that you can continue to carry Dominic's legacy forward and improve the lives of everyone you encounter, no matter how brief that encounter is. I am sure he is very proud of you already.
Manu Iribarren
August 25, 2016
My thoughts and condolences to the Kulik family. I just found out about this and I wanted to share what an amazing spirit Dominc has always been to all. I am a better person for knowing him and having his presence in my life. What a good man.
Richard Friend
July 29, 2016
I am so sorry to hear of this news. I hadn't seen Dominic in years but I have always had a tremendous amount of respect for him. My thoughts and prayers are with the Kulik family during this difficult time. May God bless you and give you strength.
Mike Buonauro
May 19, 2016
I had the pleasure of getting to know Dom in the context of his water ventures in Colombia. Hard to find a more pleasant, intelligent and charismatic person. Leaves behind a great legacy of entrepreneurship and vision.
My condolences to his family and friends
Juan Pablo Gomez
May 18, 2016
Dominic DeMercurio
May 10, 2016
So sorry to hear of Dominic's passing. My prayers go out to Loraine and the boys.
James LIncoln
April 13, 2016
He Lives
Prayer for Easter Sunday, 2016
MAY HE REST IN PEACE
Father in heaven, Your Son died for us and rose again. We pray that Dominic's spirit lives with You now, together with Babe and Bruno, Frank and Frankie, and all those who have gone before us.
MAY HE REST IN PEACE
Dear God, please be with Nancy and Alan, Loraine, Dante' and Nakaii, and with all of us in mourning. May we, through Your grace, find ways to transform our grief into a greater appreciation for life. May our broken hearts be mended with gratitude for the years we had magnificent Dominic with us on this earth. Grant us peace in our hearts so that we may feel his presence and generous love still with us.
MAY HE REST IN PEACE
Jesus, help us to do Your will as You taught us. When we feel anger, help us to show compassion. When we feel blame, help us to forgive. When we become frozen with sorrow, help us to carry on and care about others.
MAY HE REST IN PEACE
Dear God, on this tragic Easter Sunday, help us to remember that Yours is the Kingdom of Heaven and of Life Everlasting. We pray that Dom's precious soul is at peace surfing the stars.
AMEN
Jeanine Jackson
April 10, 2016
My deepest sympathy to Dom's family. We graduated from FLHS together.
April 5, 2016
Dominic radiated warmth and positive energy which was as infectious as his smile. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Kulik and Scully families. Charlotte, Bruce and Dante Sasso, Amagansett, NY
April 5, 2016
Mi queridísimo Domenico, que cada lágrima derramada x cada uno de los que tuvimos el privilegio de conocerte, sirvan para completar las metas que te habías trazado. Los que estén contigo ahora, tienen el privilegio de tu compañía,los que quedamos ,nos tendremos que conformar con el recuerdo del ser humano tan maravilloso que fuiste. A tu amada Loraine,a thus hijos Dante y Nakai,a thus Padres ,hermanos ,mi abrazo fuerte.
Gabby Guevara-iribarren
April 4, 2016
Our deepest sympathy for you and the family. We just heard. Mike and Sue
Michael Conway
April 4, 2016
I am so sad tonight after reading of this on David Yaskulka's FB page. I lived with David my senior year in college, and Dom was a ubiquitous presence in our little flat on Cole Ave. A beautiful man with a beautiful heart. I can still hear him saying "Hey, Kath!" and opening up those long swimmer's arms before one of those fantastic hugs. HUGE loss. Sending love to all his loved ones--and I know there were so many
Kathy Haas
April 2, 2016
My heart goes out to the Kuliks. I sadly found out about Dominic today and it brought me to my knees. We recently reconnected after so many years watching our kids swim Etc. Dominic and I had been working out together and he filled me with youthful exuberation. He was so excited about his many projects and eagerly wanted me to get involved. We spoke of our children and he was the proudest of fathers. He had it all. He was generous to the core and it showed. We all only wish we could be half the person Dominic was. My heart goes out to those two wonderful boys and his lovely wife Lorraine. He is dearly missed!
Bob Briscoe
April 2, 2016
To our dear friend Jeanine Jackson and all the family of Dominic Kulik - we send condolences. We pray that the joyful, happy memories of Dominic's life flood your hearts with healing during this time of shock and sorrow.
Our love to all.
Virginia and Peter Jennewein
April 1, 2016
So very sorry to hear about Dominic's passing. I knew him professionally and he was one of the most kindhearted and socially motivated individuals I've met. He will be missed terribly. My warmest thoughts and hope for peace to his family.
March 31, 2016
I am acquainted with Dominic's sister Regina. This is such a wonderful tribute. After reading it I feel like I know him. What a beautiful strong spirit that certainly lives on in the hearts of those he loves. Patti Casby
March 30, 2016
My heartfelt condolences to Dominic's wonderful parents Nancy and Alan Kulik, for the loss of your beloved son, for bearing this unbearable reality of his transition to the Light. Loving thoughts to Dominic's siblings, Regina, Alfred and Glenn, for the loss of a brother and shining light. Condolences to his wife Lorraine and beloved children DANTE and Nakai. May he rest in the arms of Angels, Blessed Be Dominic.
Much Love to the extraordinary Kulik Family, your Love is eternal as is Dominic's Light.
Calixte Stamp
March 30, 2016
I am so sorry to hear that Dominic has passed away. My prayers are with you all.
I remember Dominic as a tremendous athlete and a great person. May god bless Dominic and his family. Rest in peace.

Jason Jenkins
March 30, 2016
The entire Kulik Family,
I am in shock with the news about Dominic, we were like family growing up. May days we hung out at Pal Park pool, always were together.
I am so sorry, my condolences.
Paul Johnson
March 30, 2016
To all the Kulik Family. When Mary told me of your call, I was overwhelmed and so sad to hear about Dominic's death. I know he was doing what he passionately believed in, namely making the world a better place for all of us. I do know that right now he is with Captain Bill and the Queen Bee, the two people who loved him so much. He is in great hands with them. Know that Mary and I send our thoughts and prayers to you all and will always have a special place in our hearts for Dominic and all the Kulik family. With love, Dick Warner
March 30, 2016
Dear Lorraine, I'm so sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers
Vito Liza
March 30, 2016
Dear Regina, Nancy and all your family. Heartbroken at this news and sending you, Loraine and all your family love and blessings. Truly one of most beautiful beings I have ever met, I am honored to have known Dominic and his loss is felt deeply by all who knew him. In reverence, Lora O'Connor
March 29, 2016
Effusive spirit. Kindhearted optimism. Genuine gentleman. Inspirational classmate. Unavoidable smile. Dominic's soul lives on in all that knew him. God bless the family and his kids. Life is precious and the good do die young. Dominic, thanks for the memories. You will be missed.
Jesus Diaz
March 29, 2016
We went to business school together. Dominic was truly one of the good guys. Very sad to hear.
Andrew Smart
March 29, 2016
Dear Loraine, Dante, Dakai, familia Kulik, amigos.

El ángel Dominic subió al cielo.
Su presencia fue siempre conmovedora,
su ausencia devastadora.
Ahora su luz y amor serán eterna bendición.
Siempre con gratitud, en mi corazón.
Anabel Rial
March 29, 2016
Dear Alan, Nancy, Alfred, Glenn, Regina, Loraine, Dante, and Nakai,

I am heartbroken for all of you at the loss of Dominic. He was such a warm, wonderful, talented person. When I first met him he was only 8 years old and already just a magnetic, charming personality. He made every gathering happier and more fun. He just had so much love for life and for all the people in his life.

I am thinking of you all and know that you have each other to lean on. The Miwa and Hendrix families send our love.

Julia Hendrix Miwa
Julia Miwa
March 29, 2016
Dear Lorraine
This is Rena from swimming. I was shocked and so deeply sad when I heard about the passing of Dominic. I met him only a few times but he walks into the room with this large energy and positive attitude and friendliness. He is someone I will never forget . From the little I saw of you together I admired your relationship. He Was one with you in battling the disease by the love between you was palpable. I am so sorry for you Lorraine but please know that even though I hardly knew him I will never forget him. May God give you strength and take strength from your family and your children. And when you are ready to return to swimming we will all be there for you.
With my love. Rena
Rena Schnaidman
March 29, 2016
Loraine and family,

I worked for Dominic at NSU ... he inspired many with his enthusiasm, optimism, and hard work in launching the company. He was a visionary who believed anything was possible. I'll never forget his kindness and compassion when I suffered a serious illness. I wish you the peace and presence of God in these difficult days. Dominic loved you deeply and spoke of you often.
Susan Buckley
March 28, 2016
Dominic was one of the most exemplar leader I have ever know mixing good relationships and extraordinary vision. His departure touch me profoundly. Condolences to his family, courage and faith in these moments.

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Miguel Tejada
March 28, 2016
We send sincerest condolences at the untimely passing of your dear Dominic, a kind and lovely neighbor, always ready with a smile and a wave. We wish you strength and courage at this sad time. Sheila & Stuart Bell, Englewood Cliffs.
March 28, 2016
Querida y estimada familia Kulik
solo puedo decir que siento muchisimo que Dominic , ya no este con nosotros. Pero tambien quiero agrdecer por haber tenido el gusto de conocer y trabajar hombro a hombro , con un hombre lleno de bondad, energia y amor.
En este tiempo aprendi que las bendiciones de Dios , a veces se materializan en personas extraordinarias como Dominic.
Dios lo bendiga y lo mantenga en su gloria.
Jorge Forero
March 28, 2016
Loraine-
My heart is with you. Dominic was a bright, shining soul, a friend, a colleague, filled with hope, laughter, and kindness. I will always remember him fondly and am so very, very sorry for your loss. I know how much he loved you all.
Suzanne Biegel
March 28, 2016
I'm Profoundly saddened by the passing of Dominic. We were teammates at CBY - Hackensack "Y" some 40 years ago. His passion for "everything" will never be forgotten. My prayers and support remain for his family and friends.
Jeffery A. Williams - Bishop/The King's Cathedral
March 28, 2016
Although we didn't know Dominic, where someone you care about deeply, as we do about his sister Regina, the loss of someone she cared about so very deeply causes real sorrow. Our profound condolences to the family members and friends of this clearly special man we never got to meet.
Jamie Wolf
March 28, 2016
To the Kulik family - We are so incredibly sad for your family's loss. My mom is beyond grief for her dearest friends, Alan, Nancy and Mae. You are all in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Keep faithful that his spirit and love will continue to stay by your sides throughout your lives. We wish you strength, courage and faith in the coming days.
Marlene Pozzuoli-Caraballo
March 28, 2016
Dearest Kulik Family,
Dominic was a beacon of light and love to everyone he touched and everything he accomplished. Dominic's life was truly purpose-filled and purposeful. From his deep commitment to family and friends to the meaningful causes of his profession, especially the natural environment, which was a source of his life's passion and passing. Dominic's bigger-than life spirit and beautiful soul will continue to shine brightly and eternally through all of you and us.
Dominic will always be remembered in the waves of the water and oceans that shaped his life.
We hold you all deep in our heartfelt love today and always.
James Figetakis
March 28, 2016
Dominic, Lorraine and family are neighbors and wonderful friends. We grieve Dominic's passing. John and Mary Herbert
John and Mary Herbert
March 28, 2016
I truly appreciated Dominic's friendship and our conversations about how to restore a healthy planet by creating market forces that align with this vision. The opportunity to have worked with Dominic in innovative pursuits of this vision is a cherished life experience for me. I never met any of Dominic's family and wish everyone solace around his passing and the fondest memories of the wonderful person Dominic was!
steven apfelbaum
March 28, 2016
Dear Loraine, Nakai and Dante

Dominic's eagerness of this brave adventure in our beloved country made seem as if he was Colombian in his heartwild, crazy and fun.

Your beloved husband and father is the most complete leader I have ever met, he is the most aligned person with his values and balanced within aparently irreconcilable extremes so passionate in his gentleness, generous and romantic within such an ambitious project. That sounds so contradictory, that it seems unreal as it is his departure

I got so rapt of this story of cleaning water around the world, when actually just before meeting Dominic I didn't want to participate anymore in the corporate world maybe because I had never met before someone that lived so vividly this romantic vision of business He had sold me this idea of using my hard skills with numbers and soft skills to sell the deep spirit of this project and look for resources to finance reconciliation Reconciliation between oil and water, hard and soft, masculine and femenine in business


Thank you dear Dominic, a new angel up there in heaven.
Diana Munoz
March 28, 2016
To the Kulik Family,

I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Though I was never in school with Dominic I knew him threw Fort Lee and other city friends who attended Horace Mann. This is a true loss. As all said he was always there first, to help others he was a beautiful soul from the inside out. He will be missed. Condolences and prayer to your family to get thru this most horrific event. He will smile that gorgeous smile on all of u from above.
Lisa Easton
March 28, 2016
My deepest condolences for your loss. Dominic was one of the first people I met my freshman year at Williams and my dorm mate for that year. Though I had not seen him since graduation, seeing him and meeting his beautiful family was a highlight of our 25th reunion. His genuine and loving spirit were always exemplified by that bright warm smile. The planet and all its inhabitants will miss him deeply.
Jacqueline Mitchell
March 28, 2016
Extending my deepest sympathies to Dominic's family, though I haven't met you and can only try to imagine the loss you are feeling. I worked briefly with Dominic in his role leading Natural Systems Utilities, and he was always just larger than life, one of those extraordinary people you will never forget. He brought so much passion and intellect to his work. He really was one of a kind. I hope that you will feel some comfort knowing his bright light touched many people and his legacy will live on.
Debra Coy
March 28, 2016
Nakai and family, I am so sorry for your loss.
Ian O'Connor
March 27, 2016
Loraine and all of Dom's family--
News of Dom's passing saddens all of us who knew him. I know he has achieved much over the 37 or so years since he was in my HM math class and enthusiastically learning everything he could. I recall the joyful conversations as I drove Dom and Regina from Fort Lee to HM, and watching him grow from boy to young man during his years there. Although our paths crossed rarely afterwards, Dom continued to share his abundant love and knowledge with all he met. My apologies for being out of the area on the day of the service. May you all find some solace eventually in memories of the good times shared together in this Life.
Doc Passow
March 27, 2016
Top row, second from right, next to me.
Dominic was one of my first and best friends in grammar school. Even at that young age, he had a presence that set him apart from the others. His wit, intellect, willingness to share, and strength of character were already established at an early age. I was not aware of the depth of accomplishments he had achieved but I am not surprised. I know I speak for all of his childhood friends when I say that his friendship was influential in making us better persons. Our lives may have taken different directions long ago but our hearts are now filled with a heavy sense of loss.
Bill Molina
March 27, 2016
Lorraine,
We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family. May our Lord bless and comfort you and your family during this time of grief. Please accept our sincere condolences.
Love,
The Kwak Family
March 27, 2016
What sad and tragic news. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May your memories bring you comfort. Love,
The Cicco Family
March 27, 2016
demaciado triste,me
Quede sin palabras.....no se que decir ,un hombre:marabillozo en todo centido de la palabra
Maria Dovale
March 27, 2016
Dear Loraine, Dante and Nakai,

I am very sorry to hear of your loss. Dominic was a great guy. He made new friends effortlessly and he was always there for those who needed his help. A true role model. He will be sorely missed by his/your extended East Hampton, Beach Family. Be strong and keep your family journey and dreams moving forward, we all know Dominic would like that.

Lots of love and respect,

Rick Drew
Rick Drew
March 27, 2016
I was fortunate enough to become a close friend of Dominic's in just 2nd grade and for a few years after that. Although I lost touch with Dom when he left the Fort Lee school system to attend Horace Mann almost 40 years ago, he was the type of special person you never forgot...even when he was just a young teen. My thoughts and prayers to his grieving family. I am certain that his essence lives on in his son and daughter.
Rick Halpin
March 27, 2016
Dear Regina,
It has been many years since I've seen you, but I recall so clearly the love and affection you shared with your brothers. It breaks my heart to learn of this tragedy. My thoughts are with you and your family. May you find comfort in each other, and may Dominic rest in peace.
Suzanne Fiur
Suzanne Fiur
March 27, 2016
On behalf of the many Tenakill Swim and Dive team families who knew and loved Dominic, his warm smile and bright spirit will never be forgotten. Sending our deepest sympathies and warmest hugs to Loraine, Dante and Nakai and keeping your family in our hearts and prayers.
March 27, 2016
Kulik Family - we just learned of Dominic's passing. It is with such great sadness that I write this note. I will always remember him for his positive energy, great sense of adventure, and for his deep love for family. Our thoughts and our hearts are with you. Jon and BJ Blum
Jon Blum
March 27, 2016
we are so sorry to hear of the loss of a beloved son, Dominick, you are in our prayers. Love, Pauline & Tony Gerbino
March 27, 2016
Loraine, Gina & Family...........
It's almost 40 years since we first met ......seeing you at HM functions is/was like....Going Home. The measure of a soul is not simply the overt good it does while on this Earth...rather it is the seeming IMPERCEPTIBLE ways in which all manner of other souls and situations hidden from the naked eye are touched and changed forever in its wake. I suspect you will now only begin to get a glimpse of the manner in which Dom touched all things and souls in his purview. I pray that you, and all of us,once the incredulity of the moment passes, are overflowing with the knowledge of the greatness we all possess to show love and compassion to each other and to our mission while here. Dominic was on fire while he was here. He was completely present in all he pursued and with all those he engaged ....touching all of us in ways for which we cannot even yet find verbiage. He demonstrated intensity of drive, dedication, generosity of spirit and acceptance of all. He had a fullness of character that is evident in every smile captured on film. May you all see clear signs from him and know he is teasing you from the other side. Right now, we are all overwrought. But he shall indeed make you all giggle again. He won't be able to restrain himself. No way.
Liza Chianelli Bove
March 27, 2016
To this day the memories I have of Dominic are still with me.. He was a kind, gentle and wonderful soul.
All my heart to his beautiful family..
May he rest in the kind peace he brought to this world.
Michele Spooner
Michele Spooner
March 27, 2016
Major love and condolences to the Kulik family from Regina's longtime friends Dana, Jim & Parker Schoenbeck. Peace be with you all.
March 27, 2016
It is with great sadness that we have learned of the passing of Dominic. The Gerber family extends its heartfelt condolences to our dear Loraine and her two wonderful sons.
Silvia Gerber
March 27, 2016
Loraine, my heart is with you and your boys. Such a tragic loss - I last saw the two of you at the HM reunion about 10 or so years ago it must have been.... A beautiful soul lost way too early. Sending you all my best from Chicago. Xoxo Lisa
Lisa (Cohn) Cohen
March 26, 2016
I send the Kulik family my condolences and wish you all the comfort and peace that only God can give at this time. I am so very grateful, so very thankful for having known Dominic while at Williams. When I think of him, I think of his ever present, radiant smile that he shared so readily. I give thanks for the kind, wonderful, and generous-spirited person he was. I choose to honor Dominic's memory by being a source of joy and encouragement... just as he was.
Paulette Blowe
March 26, 2016
Dearest Kulik Family,

I am so sorry for your loss. May God grant you all his comfort through this most difficult time of losing a young loving caring kind gentle soul. Remember Dominic will always be with you in spirit.

May he rest in peace as he fly his wings.

One Love, One Heart, One World
Many Blessings Go Out To Dominic Entire Family
March 26, 2016
Dearest Kulik Family,

I am so sorry to hear of Dominic passing.
May God grant you comfort through this most difficult time of losing a young, loving , caring kind gentle soul. Remember Dominic will always be with you In spirit.

May Dominic rest in peace as he fly his wings.

One Love, One Heart, One World....
Many Blessings Go Out To Dominic Entire Family
March 26, 2016
Dearest Kulik Family,

I am so sorry for your loss. May God grant you all his comfort through this most difficult time of losing a young loving caring kind gentle soul. Remember Dominic will always be with you in spirit.

May he rest in peace as he fly his wings.

One Love, One Heart, One World
Many Blessings Go Out To Dominic Entire Family
March 26, 2016
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My dear neighbor & friend... We will miss you!!!
Vickie Coletti
March 26, 2016
I remember Dominic from HM, didn't know him well but I did know that he was a great guy. He will be missed by all who knew him. A light has been extinguished way too soon.
Ida Glick Parks
March 26, 2016
Condolences to the family may he R.I.P.
March 26, 2016
Dear angelic Dominic,
Your presence, kind spirit, and worlds best hugs will be greatly missed. Your spirit is now a shining light for those of us who love you dearly. Words cannot convey how much you've touched our lives or that of the world we live in. God bless your soul. Rest in peace dear cousin Dominic.

Love cousins,
Melanie and Sheila xoxo
March 26, 2016
We miss you, cousin Dominic.
Martin Milligan
March 26, 2016
Dominic had a deep capacity for love and friendship. He was a Brave Heart!!
Tony Carr
March 26, 2016
We are sorry for Dominic's death, and the suffering his family is going through. We unfortunately did not know Dominic, but we know Nancy and Alan, and offer our support and love to them, and to his family.
Jim and Pat Donovan
March 26, 2016
Domenico had a warm smile, "we can fix it together, can do" attitude, and a loving heart for the earth. God Bless his beautiful soul.
Cousin Vincenzo
March 26, 2016
We only knew him for a very short time, but he left a lasting impression, a warm, delightful, caring man. We will miss him.
Millie & Sy Graye
March 26, 2016

Losing someone we love like Dominic is not easy, but knowing that we have been able to be a part of his lif , we can realize that we are blessed to have been able to share in his life before he went to rest in eternal salvation.

J'ai une pensée pour Loraine et les garçons. Dominic transformait l'environnement et la planète à la mesure de ses moyens. Il avait commencé par la base avec sa famille et ses proches. À sa suite, nous continuerons d'améliorer notre environnement..

Our condolences.

Richard Lemieux and Jean Simard
Richard Lemieux
March 26, 2016
Domenico had a warm smile, "we can fix it together" attitude, and loving heart. He was a special person.
Cousin Vincenzo
March 26, 2016
He was that rare person who exuded genuine kindness, warmth and generosity of spirit to everyone he met.
Robert Nisonoff
March 26, 2016
Dominic will continue to be an inspiration to so many people. He was an example of how to do good, how to be a good friend, a good parent and a good person all the time. He will be missed terribly but he will also continue to inspire many of us who knew him to be better, to try to be like him.
Mark Schein
March 26, 2016
Dear Kulik Family. Chris Papa just notified Bonnie and I via telephone. We are so sorry for this great loss to your family and this world. Dominic was such a influential force to all of us growing up in through the ranks at CBY and Pal Pk swim teams. A great friend and mentor to all age groups. It is no surprise he carried this ethic of caring into his adult life as a role model for others. We wish you all peace as you grieve for this wonderful man. With love, Peter Nichols and Bonnie (Braun).
March 26, 2016
The anchors of our family. Heartbreaking. Christmas Eve, 2015
My cousin, friend and anchor is gone. I'm not sure why and do not have answers. What I do know is that his footprint on this earth truly made a difference to better the world. With LOVE...Craig, Lucia, Nicole and Danielle Melillo...Cousins
Lucia Melillo
March 26, 2016
Kulik Family:
We are so sorry for your loss. May the thoughts and prayers of loved ones comfort you during these tough times, while the God of all comfort grants you peace until we see Dominic again.
Christina
Christina Eadie
March 26, 2016
God Bless Dominic's family during this very difficult time.
Ronald and Carol Kulik
March 26, 2016
I remember meeting Dominic in Philosophy 101 at Williams and the look of shock on his face when he asked me what I thought of the reading (Plato) and I told him I had stopped at page 8 because I "didn't like it". This remained a joke between us for many years. Although out of touch with him since about 20 years ago, I can see that Dominic's commitment and dedication to doing good work (in Philosophy and beyond) only grew greater with time. And I know, from knowing him, that this was exceeded by and grew out of the love he had for his family and friends. My heart goes out to all of them -- this is a great loss.
Jackie Lanzarone Fox
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