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Edward Gronkowski

Edward "Sandy" Gronkowski

Sunday, October 17th, 1954 - Friday, November 1st, 2019
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Obituary

Edward “Sandy” Gronkowski, 65, Born Into Eternal Life on November 1, 2019, following a strong battle with lung cancer. Lifetime resident of the South and Southwest Sides of Chicago, long time resident of Beverly, formerly of Canaryville. Dearly beloved husband of Angie Nonas Gronkowski; devoted father of Edward Gronkowski, Pamela (George) Pontikis, and Jamie Gronkowski; proud grandfather of Christopher and Angela Pontikis; loving son of Thomasine Gronkowski and the late Edward Gronkowski; dear brother of John (Pauline) Gronkowski and Timothy (Rose) Gronkowski; fond brother-in-law of George (Kim) Nonas and Maria Georgantas; dear uncle and friend of many.

Services at McINERNEY CENTRAL CHAPEL, 4635 S. Wallace St., Chicago, IL, where family and friends will gather on Wednesday, November 6, 2019, from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m., with Funeral Service at 6:30 p.m. Cremation following. Please omit flowers. Memorial contributions in care of the family appreciated.

Please visit EDWARD “SANDY” GRONKOWSKI BOOK OF MEMORIES. To express your thoughts or memories in the online guest book, visit www.chapelc.com or facebook.com/funeralmc. For information, (773) 268-0703.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 | 3:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 3:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    McINERNEY CENTRAL CHAPEL
    Address
    4635 South Wallace Street
    CHICAGO, IL 60609
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 | 6:30pm
    When
    Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 6:30pm
    Location
    McINERNEY CENTRAL CHAPEL
    Address
    4635 South Wallace Street
    CHICAGO, IL 60609
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Rev. Richard Creagh
  • Interment

    Location
    Cremation following
    Address
    in accordance with wishes
    CHICAGO, IL
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Bill Tell

Posted at 04:43pm
I met Ed when I interviewed with him at CTA. It turned out I knew his father from the Testing Center at the City as he helped me qualify some products under consideration when I was an engineer at the RTA and subsequently Pace.

We also had a love for bicycling in common and would frequently chat about it. Ed and I went on long distance rides together that I will never forget.

Ed was such a special guy that I will always feel blessed having for a boss/friend.

Bill Tell
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Hershell Montgomery Scott

Posted at 07:24pm
Edward and I worked together at the Regional Transportation Authority for several years.
I liked him a lot. He was the best purchasing manager at RTA during my purchasing days there.
When I found out he liked "Elvis", I found a doll of him, and presented it to Ed for his birthday.
I was so happy he liked it. I had not seen him in a while, but would ask others about him.
He will be greatly missed. My condolences to his family and friends.
Friend and Co-worker, Ms. Hershell MONTGOMERY-SCOT
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Keenan Frazier

Posted at 03:27pm
Ed was a wonderful guy. Huge heart. He took the time to help, teach, and encourage me through a lot around the office. I miss him already.
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