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Joseph G. Kudelka

April 29th, 2020

Joseph George Kudelka, Age 89, U.S. Veteran, passed away on April 29, 2020.

Beloved husband of Georgette F. (nee Marmitt) Kudelka. Loving father of Georgeanna (Gregg) Mehr, Joseph George (Nancy Weil) Kudelka, Jr, Kurt George (Sheryl) Kudelka and Majella Ann (Ronald) Tylka. Dear grandfather of Robert Carl (Erin) Scarpell, Jr., Jason Smalarz, Kari Ann Kudelka, Kyle Joseph (Kayee) Kudelka, Drake Thomas Tylka, Allison Nicole Tylka, Tyler Nathan Tylka, Josh Mehr and Jessica Mehr. Dearest great-grandfather of Nathan Scarpelli, Owen Scarpelli and Keegan Kudelka. Cherished son of the late Elizabeth (nee Gaba) and the late Joseph Kudelka. Fond brother of Lorraine (Gene) Vogler and Jaqueline (Russel) Griseto. Also survived by nieces, nephews, his faithful Angel, relatives and friends. Member of Saint Ferdinand Parish, the Knights of Columbus and Holy Name Society. Proud 300 Bowling Game Ring achievement.

Memorial donations in honor of Joseph Kudelka, may be made to Mercy Home for Boys and Girls, 1140 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, Illinois 60607 or

Funeral services held privately for family members only in accordance with all current state and federal recommendations. You can still show your support for the family by leaving them a condolence on our website or sending a thoughtful card to the funeral home.

A Celebration of Life & Memorial for Joseph will be scheduled at a later date.

Date of Services: , 2020


Our deepest condolences to the whole family.
-Zielinski Family (neighbors)

Submitted by Zielinski Family on May 1st, 2020

Georgeanna and Gregg, we were so sad to read of your dad's passing. Please know that we are keeping your family and your mom in our prayers. Sincerely

Submitted by Peg Kusmierski and Bob Respino on May 5th, 2020


I was so sorry to hear about the loss of your Father. I hope that you and your family have a chance to get together in some way to celebrate his life and to share your memories of him. Keeping you and your family in my prayers.

Submitted by Lucy Heinz on May 6th, 2020

On behalf of Fr. Scott Donahue and Mercy Home for Boys & Girls, we would like to extend our heartfelt condolences and prayers to the family and friends of Joseph Kudelka.

May the angels lead him into paradise; may the martyrs come to welcome him and take him to the holy city, the new and eternal Jerusalem.

Submitted by Mercy Home for Boys & Girls on June 10th, 2020

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