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1957 George 2023

George Kurylak

August 1, 1957 — June 30, 2023

Des Plaines

George Kurylak, 65 of Des Plaines.  Son of the late Lydia and Nicholas.  Loving brother of Ludmilla (Mark) Olesnicky and Olga (late William) Derkach.  Cherished uncle of Bohdan (Hanusia) Olesnicky, Natalia (Jorge) Oliveira, Eugenia (Justin Mason) Olesnicky, John (Katelyn Helgeson) Derkach, Matthew (Kimberly) Derkach, Paul (Mariah) Derkach.  Great uncle to Juliana Olesnicky, Adrienne Olesnicky, John Olesnicky, Christiana Olesnicky, Anastasia Oliveira, Isabella Oliveira, Vesna Killian, Zoriana Killian, and Rylan Derkach.

A man with a beautiful soul, a big heart, caring, loving, and giving of himself.  He worked as a database administrator.  Always studying and researching computer technology and willing to share what he knew.  He will be deeply missed by his family and friends.  We will always remember his kindness, intelligence, wit, and humor.

In lieu of flowers please send donations in support of the war efforts in Ukraine: or

Meet at St. Andrew Ukrainian Orthodox Church, 300 E. Army Trail Road, Bloomingdale for a Funeral Service Tuesday, July 11, 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Elmwood Cemetery, River Grove, IL.

For info, or 630.628.8808

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Funeral Service

Tuesday, July 11, 2023

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

St. Andrew Ukrainian Orthodox Church

300 Army Trail Road, Bloomingdale, IL 60108

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Interment following funeral service

Tuesday, July 11, 2023

Elmwood Cemetery and Mausoleum

2905 Thatcher Avenue, River Grove, IL 60171

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