Milton J. Trcka, 85, of North Riverside, died June 1, 2011 at the British Home in Brookfield.

Mr. Trcka was born in Chicago on Dec. 12, 1925 to John and Frances (nee Kouvelik) Trcka. He worked for Verizon as an electrical engineer prior to retirement.

He is survived by his cousins, Robert (Nancy) Trcka, Joan Trcka and Helen Vlastimi, and his friend, Rosemary Murgas.

A funeral Mass was celebrated June 4 at St. Mary of Celle Church in Berwyn, followed by interment at Woodlawn Cemetery in Forest Park.

Memorial donations are appreciated to Mercy Home for Boys and Girls, 1140 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, Ill. 60607.

Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home, North Riverside, handled arrangements.