Joseph Albert Bronec Jr.
November 2, 1936 - April 22, 2018
April 30, 2018 | 4:00 PM to 8:PM
- Yurs Funeral Home St. Charles
- May 1, 2018 | 10:30 A.M.
- St. Patrick Crane Road Church 6N487 Crane Road St. Charles, Il
Prairie Cemetery St. Charles
Joseph Albert Bronec, Jr., 81, after battling renal failure for nine years peacefully died with his adoring family with him at Lakewood Ranch Medical Center in Lakewood Ranch, FL on Sunday, April 22, 2018.
Born November 2, 1936 in Chicago, IL to Joseph Albert Bronec, Sr. and Ruth Margaret Bronec (nee Laycock). On December 31, 1964, he married Carole Ann Staudenmaier.
Joseph served in the United States Air Force; He loved serving his country but felt a greater sense of duty to take care of his aging parents and was honorably discharged in 1962 attaining the rank of 1st Lieutenant.
Joseph attended Illinois Institute of Technology earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering.
Joseph will be especially remembered as a family man – as the most thoughtful, loving, generous, funny, selfless husband, father and “Papa”.
Survived by his spouse, Carole; his children – Cathie (Gerard) Kelly of Lakewood Ranch, FL,
Jay (Katie) Bronec of St. Charles, IL; his 6 grandchildren – Jack, Margaret, Molly, Joseph, James, John.
Preceded in death by his infant son, John.
Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30am, Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 6N491 Crane Road St. Charles, IL 60175.. Burial will be at Prairie Cemetery, St. Charles. Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00pm on Monday, April 30, 2018 at Yurs Funeral Home, 405 E. Main Street, St. Charles, IL 60174.
For information please call Yurs Funeral Home St. Charles 630-584-0060 or www.yursfuneralhomes.com