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Charles C. Siedlecki, 96 years, August 13, 2019. Retired Commander Chicago
Police Department, Veteran United States Navy - WWII. Beloved husband of
more than 65 years to the late Celene McInerney Siedlecki. Devoted father
of Charles C.P.D., retired (Maureen C.P.D., retired) Siedlecki and Patrick
Siedlecki. Loving grandfather of Dr. Charles (Christine) Siedlecki, Thomas
Siedlecki, and Theresa "Reese" Siedlecki. Cherished son of the late Casimir
and the late Jadwiga Siedlecki. Dear Step-son of the late Emily Siedlecki.
Dearest brother of the late John (late Cecilia) Siedlecki and the late
Eugene (Norma) Siedlecki. Fond uncle of many nieces and nephews.

Member Elks Lodge No. 432. Member Chicago Police Captains Association,
Member Exchange Club of Michigan City. Born and raised in Chicago,
Illinois. Following his retirement from the Chicago Police Department, Dad
moved to Long Beach, Indiana where he enjoyed life for more than 40 years.
Dad had friends everywhere. He was a charmer. He will be sorely missed by
his family, his comrades in law enforcement, his friends at the Northwest
Athletic Club, Linda Cutter and the folks at Panera Bread, his pals at the
Exchange Club and his many friends and neighbors in the Long Beach, Michigan
City area. We wish to thank all those who have expressed their concern for
him these last few months of his long, full life. The "Commander" will be
missed. Special thanks to the staff at Brentwood Assisted Living and Dunes
Hospice for providing such excellent care and comfort to Dad and the family.

Visitation will be held at the ROOT FUNERAL HOME, 312 E. 7th St., Michigan
City, IN, on Sunday August 18, 2019 from 2 p.m to 6 p.m. A chapel prayer
service will take place at 6:00 p.m. Following the services in Michigan
City, Dad will be transported back to his roots in Chicago where a
visitation will take place at McINERNEY CENTRAL CHAPEL, 4635 South Wallace
Street, Chicago, IL on Monday, August 19, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon. A
private burial service will follow with military honors at Holy Sepulchre
Cemetery, McInerney Family Lot, Alsip, IL.

Please visit CHARLES C. SIEDLECKI BOOK OF MEMORIES. To express your thoughts
or memories in the online guest book, visit or Arrangements by Thomas McInerney's Sons-Central
Chapel. For information, (773) 268-0703.

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