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George Ptacek Jr.

Published: Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013 5:08 p.m. CDT

WILMINGTON, Ill. – Mr. George Ptacek Jr., 81, of Wilmington, Ill., passed away Monday, Sept. 16, at his home. He was a veteran of the United States Army, having served during the Korean Conflict.

Funeral services will be at the R.W. Patterson Funeral Homes Ltd. & Crematory, Braidwood Chapel, 401 E. Main St., Braidwood, at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, with the Rev. Steve Bondi officiating. The visitation will also be Friday from 3 to 7 p.m.

Cremation rites will be accorded following services. Interment will be private in Mount Olivet Cemetery in Braidwood.

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R.W. Patterson Funeral Homes Ltd. & Crematory, Braidwood, is in charge of arrangements. The funeral home can be contacted by phone at 815-458-2336.

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