Michael Myszak
1954 - 2021
Burns-Kish Funeral Homes Inc.
8415 Calumet Ave.
Munster, IN
Michael Myszak - 67 of Munster, IN passed away peacefully on Friday, October 1st, 2021 with his wife and kids by his side. He was a graduate of Hammond Tech Vocational Highschool, Class of 1972 and excelled at baseball; continuing on to coach his children's teams. Mike retired from Xerox Corporation as a dedicated employee of 34 years and previously worked at LTV Steel in Hammond for 13 years until it closed. He was an active Chartered member of the Hammond Mohawks Social Club as the head IT guy and recording secretary. Mike enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, golfing and keeping score at White Sox games. He was happiest in the stands of a Chicago sports game, or on the beaches of Michigan with family and friends. Michael was a devoted husband and loved being a dad and "Papa". He had a heart of gold, was always joyful, and lent a helping hand to anyone who needed it.

Michael is survived by his wife: Sharon (Boskovich); children: Christopher (Jenna) Myszak, Michelle (Andy) Turner, Valerie Myszak, and Rachel Myszak; 6 grandchildren: Lily, Ella, and Audrey Myszak, Tyler, Dylan, and Ashley Turner; 4 sisters: Patricia Myszak, Lucy (Rich) Spitale, Jeannie (James) Drudge, Laura (Dan) Myszak-Wolfe and a beloved extended family and lifelong friends. Preceded in death by his daughter Jennifer, brother George, parents Ruth and Matt, and uncles Leonard (Hazel) Black and Jim (Flo) Black. His time on earth will be cherished, and he will be greatly missed by all who knew & loved him.

Funeral services will be held on Sunday, October 10, 2021, 2pm-6pm at Burns-Kish Funeral Home, 8415 Calumet Ave, Munster, IN. Due to the current health situation, face masks must be worn, social distancing is expected. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the American Cancer Society,

donate3.cancer.org, or St. Jude's Foundation,


Published by Chicago Tribune on Oct. 7, 2021.
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We are so saddened by this news. Our friendship started at St John Bosco. It was so wonderful to reconnect at our Bosco reunion. Mike was always full of humor and joy. Our condolences to the entire family. Prayers for comfort.
Jeanne and Rich Miotke
October 9, 2021
Brian, Julie, Zelda and Roland
October 8, 2021
Please accept my sincere condolences on the loss of Mike. We met in the old neighborhood on 172nd a long time ago. Then we sort of lost touch for awhile but met up again at Tech. We always got along and became good friends. He sure was a great person. Rest in peace buddy.
October 7, 2021
Rest in peace Mike, God bless you. Tom Fielden
Thomas Fielden
October 7, 2021
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