Aloysius L. Kowalczyk, 84, of North Riverside, died Jan. 26, 2014.

Mr. Kowalczyk was born June, 15, 1930 and worked for the Burlington Northern Railroad for 45 years, retiring as head cashier.

He was the husband of Florence A. Kowalczyk (nee Dudzik); the father of Carol Kowalczyk, Janet Porcelius and Mark (Diane) Kowalczyk; the grandfather of Elizabeth, Denise, Matthew, Zachary and Nicole; and the son of the late Alojzy Kowalczyk and Ludwiga Kowalczyk (nee Karcz).

A funeral Mass was celebrated Jan. 29 at Mater Christi Church in North Riverside, followed by entombment in Resurrection Garden Mausoleum at Resurrection Cemetery in Justice.

Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.