Elmwood Funeral Chapel & Crematory

Visitation Information

Richard A. Olejniczak, "Butch"

Passed away on April 4, 2021

Richard A. “Butch” Olejniczak, age 78.  Late of Hegewisch.  Passed away April 4, 2021. Beloved husband of the late Georgia Olejniczak.  Loving companion of Kathleen Willmes. Dearest father of Richard (Melinda Kent) Olejniczak and Jennifer (Mike) DeMercede.  Cherished grandfather of Leo Olejniczak.  Dear step grandfather of Michael, Breanna, Colin, and Brooklyn DeMercede.  Brother of Robert Olejniczak and Carol (late Mike) Bramson and brother in law of late Fred (Carolyn) Hill and late James (Betty) Hill.  Fond uncle of many nieces and nephews.  Butch was a retired employee of the City of Chicago Fire Department.  Visitation Thursday 3-7 pm.  Funeral Services Friday, April 9, 2021 at 10:00 am at the Elmwood Chapel 11200 S. Ewing Ave. Chicago.  Interment Cedar Park Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to the American Diabetes Association P.O. Box 7023; Merrifield, VA 22116 (www.diabetes.org) or the charity of your choice in Butch’s name preferred.  For more information 773-731-2749 or www.elmwoodchapel.com

Funeral Service:
Elmwood Chapel
11200 S. Ewing Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60617
Friday, April 9, 2021 - 10:00 am

Cedar Park Cemetery
Calumet Park, Illinois

Visitation Location

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


Visitation Information

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 3:00 pm until 7:00 pm

Candles Lit