Eric Glowacki, age 71, passed away October 23, 2017 fighting his last battle at Lutheran General Hospital, surrounded by his beloved family. Eric & his family wanted to thank all the doctors and nurses that have helped him over the past 10 years with his fight. Eric was raised in post-war Poland, came to the U.S. as a teenager, where he worked and studied hard to make a better life. Those who knew him, knew a man that was a tireless worker with a strong work ethic, a clever wit, a devoted heart, and a helping hand whenever needed, that sacrificed so much in his life for other’s well-being. Eric is survived by his wife Marianna, nee Gora, his two sons Peter (Heather) and Robert (Leslie); Grandfather of Michael, Gracie, Katie, Lexie; Brother of Anna and friends he has called family over the years. Visitation will be Friday, October 27, 2017, from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm, at COLONIAL-WOJCIECHOWSKI FUNERAL HOME, 8025 W. Golf Rd., Niles, IL . Funeral Saturday, October 28, starting with prayers from the funeral home at 9:15 am, going in procession to Our Lady of Ransom Church for 10:00 am Mass. Interment to follow at Ridgewood Cemetery. Info 847-581-0535 or www.colonialfuneral.com
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