Elmwood Funeral Chapel & Crematory

Visitation Information

Jacob J. Golich, "Jack"

Passed away on March 11, 2021

Jacob J. Golich, “Jack”, age 67, lifelong of South Chicago “Vets Park” passed away on March 11, 2021. Beloved husband of Nadine (Nee Rakich). Loving father of Jake (Jamie) Golich, Milana Golich, Justin Golich and Kristin Meyer. Dearest brother of Jim (Donna) Golich and late Karen (late Ken) Grisa. Dear son-in-law of Donna Rakich. Fond brother-in-law of Diane Rutovic and Steve (Stacey) Rakich. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends. Visitation Monday, March 15, 2021 from 2-8 p.m. at the Elmwood Chapel 11200 S. Ewing Ave. Chicago, IL 60617. Funeral Mass Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. DIRECTLY at Sacred Heart Croatian Church 2864 East 96th Street Chicago, IL 60617. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. Please omit flowers. 773-731-2749. www.elmwoodchapel.com.

Funeral Mass:
Directly at Sacred Heart Croatian Church
2864 East 96th Street
Chicago, IL 60617
Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 10:00 am

Holy Cross Cemetery
801 Michigan City Rd
Calumet City, IL 60409

Visitation Location

East Side
11200 S. Ewing Ave
Chicago, IL 60617
(773) 731-2749


Visitation Information

Monday, March 15, 2021 - 2:00 pm until 8:00 pm

"Dear Nadine, Jake, Milana,Justin, Jimmy and the entire Golich/Rakich family, Please let me extend my deepest sympathies to you all. I always enjoyed seeing +Jack and knew he was going through some rough health issues. Know that you are all in my prayers and positive thoughts always. May +Jack's memory be a blessing to you always. Memory Eternal!!! Martha and Butch Teshich"
- Martha Ostoich Teshich
March 12, 2021 4:04 pm

"Nadine, we are very saddened to hear the news of Jack's passing. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers"
- David and Laura Orellana
March 12, 2021 4:22 pm

"My Condolences to the entire Golich family..My thoughts and prayers are with you at such a difficult time."
- George Yekich
March 12, 2021 5:39 pm

"My heart goes out to all of you during this difficult time. My thoughts and prayers are with you πŸ™πŸ’ž"
- Liz perkovich
March 12, 2021 6:07 pm

"Condolences to your entire family at the time of your loss."
- melissa yekich urbanczyk
March 12, 2021 8:06 pm

"Nadine, I am so sorry for you all. Jack was a great guy. May peace be eternal and may you and the kids find comfort in the great memories. "
- Kathleen Steel
March 12, 2021 8:14 pm

"My sincere condolences to you and family. A special prayer to you that God gives you strength for the days ahead. His Bless Rest In PeaceπŸ™"
- Nancy Perkovic
March 12, 2021 8:43 pm

"Sending our deepest condolences to the entire Golich family, will be keeping you all in our prayers. "
- Jacob & Alexis Casko
March 12, 2021 8:51 pm

"Our Deepest condolences "
- Patrick
March 13, 2021 9:05 am

"Our condolences to you, Nadine & Golich/Rakich family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. May Jack rest in peace. Mr. & Mrs. Steve Yergovich"
- Mr. & Mrs. Steve & Bonnie Yergovich
March 13, 2021 10:14 am

"I was so saddened to hear that Jack had passed & want to offer my deepest condolences. He & Jimmy were dear friends when I attended Sacred Heart School. I hold those memories very close to my heart. May God bless & keep you during this very difficult time."
- Mary (Nohos) Venturini
March 13, 2021 12:08 pm

"Dear Nadine and Family, We were so saddened to learn of +Jack's passing. Please know we are thinking of you and yours at this time and send our deepest sympathies. Memory Eternal! XO Julie and Bob Nickovich"
- Julie and Bob Nickovich
March 13, 2021 12:57 pm

"So sad to hear this news. Jack was a good man. Prayers for your family, from ours. "
- Ed & Sue Beecher
March 13, 2021 2:05 pm

"To his wife and children and jimmy your in the Tumpane’s family prayers at this time and forever. All of us from Lewis university can’t tell you all the stories but jimmy will confirm the good times we had with the Golich brothers. We will never forget Jake RIP friends forever. Tump"
- Mike tumpane
March 13, 2021 2:07 pm

"DEAR GOLICH FAMILY, SO SORRY ABOUT YOUR LOSS . GOD BLESS YOU ALL πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™, Tim Gould family "
- Tim Gould
March 13, 2021 2:14 pm

"Kuma Nadine and family. I am so sorry for your loss and send my love and prayers across the miles. May you find peace in happy memories. "
- Danella Dopudja Soeka
March 13, 2021 3:01 pm

"Golich/Rakich Families: We are sorry for your loss. Know that we will be praying for strength, peace, and comfort for you. May Jack rest in peace. Kim and Linas Bartuska"
- Kimberly Bakovich Bartuska
March 13, 2021 7:53 pm

"Condolences to the entire Golich family. Rest In Peace Jack. May the perpetual light shine upon youπŸ™"
- Bill McGovern
March 13, 2021 9:13 pm

"Dear Golich Family, Sending my deepest sympathies. My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. "
- Marlee Tumpich
March 13, 2021 11:07 pm

"Nadine, my most heartfelt condolences to you and your family. May the good Lord grant you and yours the strength you need to endure this most difficult event. May Jack rest in eternal peace. "
- RubΓ©n RodrΓ­guez
March 13, 2021 11:30 pm

"To the Golich family...our sincere condolences. What a good guy he was. Will sure miss his smiles. +Memory Eternal"
- Trina and Patrick
March 14, 2021 7:05 am

"Good Guy Good Man R I P"
- George Krillic
March 14, 2021 11:31 pm

"My deepest condolences to the Golich Family and especially Jim on the loss of Jack. You are in our thoughts and prayers "
- Jack Kilmartin
March 15, 2021 11:52 am

"Dear Golich Families, Please accept our deepest sympathy on Jacks passing. He is at rest where there is no sickness, sighing or pain but life everlasting. May his memory be eternal."
- Mike and Milena Obradovic
March 15, 2021 12:52 pm

"You have my deepest sympathy to you and family GOD bless"
- frank hlaner
March 15, 2021 1:54 pm

"Dear Nadine and family, Our family would like to express our sincerest condolences at Jack's passing. Please know that all of you are in our thoughts and prayers. He was a good man and now he is at peace. "
- Mike and Roz Oganovich
March 15, 2021 2:19 pm

"My condolences to the Golich family. Jack was good guy and classmate Heaven is now a better place since Jack got there!"
- Dennis Daniel
March 15, 2021 2:31 pm

"Our condolences to the entire Golich family. Our prayers are with you."
- Michael Yekich
March 15, 2021 3:34 pm

"My deepest condolences to the Golich family! My thoughts and prayers go out to the entire family. God bless."
- David Longoria
March 15, 2021 4:38 pm

"Our prayers are with you. So very sorry for the loss of Jack. Always a good time with your family. Good memories will live on forever"
- Brock & Patty Wojnovich
March 15, 2021 5:37 pm

"Nadine and family, Jim. Will Always remember Jack growing up in grammar school . May he rest in peace"
- Thomas Banich
March 15, 2021 7:05 pm

"Nadine,I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your husband,Jack...my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this most sorrowful time..Pat Carrillo "
- Patricia A. Carrillo
March 16, 2021 4:16 pm

"My deepest condolences to the entire Golich family. Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers. "
- Melissa Tumpich
March 16, 2021 10:06 pm

"Our deepest condolences to the Golich Family. Rest In Peace , Jack. Barbara and John Malkowski "
- Barbara and John Malkowski
March 17, 2021 11:41 am

"Dear Nadine and family of Jack Golich I was sorry to hear of Jack's passing. May you be surrounded by the comfort of memories; prayers for you and family. May he rest in peace eternal."
- Karen M Pietrusinski
March 20, 2021 5:54 pm

"My deepest sympathies to your entire family. I keep all of my Sacred Heart memories close to my heart. He was one of the best and I will keep him in my prayers."
- Veronica (McGowan) Straatman
April 1, 2021 12:48 pm

Candles Lit
"Sending our deepest condolences and keeping the entire Golich family in our prayers"
- Jacob & Alexis Casko
March 12, 2021 8:49 pm

"My deepest sympathy."
- Mary (Nohos) Venturini
March 13, 2021 12:11 pm

"GOD bless"
- frank hlaner
March 15, 2021 1:55 pm

"Nadine and Family, Our deepest sympathies go out to you and the children and to Jim and Donna. Our hearts are broken with sadness over the loss of our dear friend and Kum Jack. We will forever have great memories of him and the great times we shared throughout our life-time. May he rest in peace with our Lord, and may his memory be eternal!"
- Rich & Maria Krilich
March 15, 2021 7:52 pm