Robert A. Wlodarek, age 75, of Bolingbrook, Ill., passed away January 26, 2013 with his loving family by his side.
He was born July 26, 1937 in Dunkirk, the son of the late Florian "Tup" and Blanche (Miga) Wlodarek.
Robert was a member of Cardinal Mindszenty High School's first graduating class in 1954. He lettered in football, baseball and basketball. Following graduation, he served in the U.S. Navy where he was a radio operator. He then attended Tri-State University in Indiana.
Mr. Wlodarek retired from the General Accounting Office (GAO) in Chicago after 30 years of service.
He was past president of Bolingbrook Community Basketball and served on the Little League board of directors for many years. He also was a coach for many years for Community basketball, Little League baseball and Flag Football.
Beloved husband of Marian (nee Hennig). Loving father of Joseph, John and Kathy. Also survived by a grandson; a brother, Tom and sister-in-law Pam Wlodarek, brother Joe Wlodarek and sister Jackie Wlodarek, all of Dunkirk.
Funeral services were held in Chicago.