Michael J. Kurey

Michael Kurey

Michael J. Kurey, age 99, of La Grange Park. WWII Army Veteran. Beloved husband of the late Anne Helen Kurey, nee Simko; loving father of Michael (Karen) Kurey, Craig (Karen) Kurey and Diane (Larry) Brouk; grandfather of Alexandra (Chris) Murtagh, Rebecca Brouk, Ryan (fiancé Jillian Kosmorsky) Brouk, Sara (Matt) Garner, Samantha Kurey and Lauren Kurey and the late Adam Brouk; great grandfather of Quinn Michael Murtagh and Teagan Alice Garner; dear brother-in-law of Eleanor (the late John) Gerberi, the late John Simko and Anthony (the late Margaret) Simko; uncle of many nieces and nephews.

Visitation Tuesday, February 23, 2021 from 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Wednesday, February 24, 2021 from 9 A.M. to 9:30 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513.

Covid Regulations allow for a maximum of 50 people in the funeral home at a time. Face coverings are required, the lounge facilities are reserved for immediate family only, outside food or beverages are not allowed at this time. All are asked to pay their respects/condolences to Mike and his family and be cognitive of others waiting to do the same.

Funeral Wednesday 9:30 A.M. to Holy Guardian Angels Parish/St. Louise de Marillac Church, La Grange Park. Mass 10 A.M.

All wishing to attend Mass need to register at: hgaparish.org/funerals

100 guests maximum will be allowed to attend Mass. Please pre-register to confirm your attendance. Sign up will close on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 3 P.M. Walk-ins will be welcome on a space limited basis on that day.

Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside.

In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated to Honor Flight Chicago, 9701 W. Higgins Rd. Ste 310, Rosemont, IL 60018; Us TOO, Prostate Cancer Education & Support Network, 2720 S. River Road, Suite 112, Des Plaines, IL 60018 or Providence Hospice, 18601 N Creek Dr., Tinley Park, IL 60477.

Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

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  1. Eleanore Mate condolence:

    Michael’s wonderful smile, warm greetings, and friendly conversations will be missed at. St. Louise. Diane, thank you for bringing your Dad to Mass. He just kept up his spirits, and you were his blessing. I first met him because my husband, George, knew him somehow through their involvement in printing.
    I am sure he has greeted you, Michael!

  2. Larry Wiginton condolence:

    My condolences to the Kurey family. I live across the yard from Mike, and I visited with him and Maggie on their walks whenever I saw them.

    We showed him our newest puppy when we first brought her home and he held her and watched her grow up the last year or so. He was a pleasure to be around and I always loved to hear his stories.

  3. Steven Lifka condolence:

    Condolences to the Kurey family. He will be greatly missed.

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