Joseph C. "Joe" Mikrut
August 29, 1931 - September 13, 2017
Joseph C. "Joe" Mikrut, age 86, Korean War U. S. Army veteran, a Joliet, IL resident for 15 years, formerly of Burbank and Naperville, IL, passed away Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at Edward Hospital in Naperville. He was born on August 29, 1931 in Chicago, IL.
Beloved husband of Elsie P. Mikrut (nee Wojciechowski), whom he married September 8, 1956, loving father of Paula Mikrut (Mark Young), Karen Mikrut, James (Barbara) Mikrut, Donna Mikrut (Dana Sisson) and Laura Mikrut (Paul Sustman), adored grandfather of Timothy (Jessica) Lach and Michael Lach; Sarah (Marcos) Hernandez and Erin Mikrut; Evan and Adam Sisson; Colin and Kara Espinosa, cherished great-grandfather of Joaquin, Zion and Lily Hernandez; Alaina Sisson, devoted son of the late Joseph and Eva Mikrut, dear brother of five deceased siblings, fond uncle, brother-in-law, great-uncle and friend of many.
Joe was a lifetime lover of golf and an overall sports enthusiast.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, September 17, 2017, 2:00-6:00 PM at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville.
Future inurnment: Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL.
For more information, please call (630) 355-0213.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to: Naperville Responds For Our Veterans, 210 S. Washington St., Naperville, IL 60540, (331) 684-7899, nrfov.org