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Omelon Jerome Girka
(10-30-1956 - 12-25-2017)

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Omelon Jerome Girka, 82 of Elgin, IL passed away December 25, 2017, at home from cancer. He was born in Chicago, son of Michael and Katherine Girka. Omelon grew up in Chicago with his two sisters Dorothy Ryback & Patricia Gajda. He lived in Chicago, moving to Niles then to Elgin, where he resided until his death. Omelon married the love of his life Marilyn (Duggar) Girka. They recently celebrated their 61st wedding anniversary. Jerry is survived by his three sons, Michael (Dawn), Steven (Susan), & Nicholas (Jennifer), and his grandchildren Kelli, John, Jaia, Grace and Grant. Memorial Visitation will be held on Thursday, December 28 at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 215 Thomas More Dr. Elgin, IL 60123 from 10 AM to 11:30 AM with Catholic Mass following. In lieu of flowers may we suggest a donation to Jerry’s favorite charity, Moosehart. http://www.mooseheart.org

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