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George J. Laica

July 7, 1924 October 30, 2019
George J. Laica
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Obituary for George J. Laica

George J. Laica, Sr. age 95, of Naperville formerly of Chicago, passed away peacefully, Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at his home. He was born July 7, 1924 in Chicago to his loving late parents, Stefan and Katherine Laica.

Cherished husband of Lois Laica, wedded on June 9, 1956. Beloved father of Mary Kragel, Sue (Jack) Coley, and George (Liz) Laica,Jr. Adored grandpa of Kendra (Mac) Esbrook, Colleen Coley (Kristopher Bird), Shannon Kragel, and Daniel Coley. Treasured great grandfather, “Pa,” of David, William and Madelyn Esbrook. Dearest brother of Sadie Illiescu.

George was a proud US Army Air Corp Veteran who served in WWII. Following his service, he came back to Chicago and worked for the Chicago Transit Authority, retiring in 1985. His hobbies and interests included cheering on the Chicago Cubs, gardening, and spending time with family.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to Honor Flight Chicago at https://www.honorflightchicago.org/donate/.

Visitation: Thursday, November 7th 4:00-8:00 PM at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville, IL 60540. Funeral Service: Friday, November 8th 12:00 PM at the funeral home. Private interment at Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago.

For more information, please call 630-355-0213 or www.friedrich-jones.com


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Visitation

Thursday

7

Nov

4:00 PM 11/7/2019 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 11/7/2019 8:00:00 PM
Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home

44 S. Mill St.
Naperville, IL 60540

Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home
44 S. Mill St. Naperville 60540 IL
United States

Service

Friday

8

Nov

12:00 PM 11/8/2019 12:00:00 PM
Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home

44 S. Mill St.
Naperville, IL 60540

Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home
44 S. Mill St. Naperville 60540 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Rosehill Cemetery Final Resting Place

5800 N. Ravenswood Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60660

5800 N. Ravenswood Ave. Chicago 60660 Illinois
United States

Memorial Contribution

Honor Flight Chicago

9701 W Higgins Road
Suite 310
Rosemont, IL 60018-4703
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