Ronald M. Buczek

Ronald M. Buczek, 59, of North Riverside, died Oct. 7, 2021 in Chicago.

Mr. Buczek was born Feb. 1, 1962 in Chicago and worked as chief engineer at Kindred Hospital. 

He was the husband of Maria (nee Blondin); the son of the late Mitchell Buczek and Maria Retana; son-in-law of Kathryn Fontana; the father of Jennifer (Tom) Longo, Thomas (Courtney) Buczek, Christopher Buczek and Isabella Buczek; the grandfather of Tom Longo, Drake Longo, Maddux Longo, Taylor Buczek and Shay Buczek; the brother of Ted Buczek, John (Maria) Retana; the brother-in-law of Angela (Christopher) Drake and Anthony Fontana; and the uncle of Cinzia Nichols, Brianna Mudra, Mitch Buczek, Aaron Retana and Adam Retana. 

Visitation is Tuesday, Oct. 12 from 3 to 9 p.m. at Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home, 2447 Desplaines Ave., North Riverside. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, Oct. 13 at 10 a.m. at Mater Christi Church, North Riverside. Cremation private. 

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