|Birth: ||Jan. 27, 1916, USA|
|Death: ||Oct. 1, 2000, USA|
Milovan Kukich, 84 of Libertyville, IL passed away Sunday, October 1, 2000 at Govenors Park in Barrington. He was born January 27, 1916 in Yugoslavia, came to live in the United States in 1951 and has been a Libertyville resident for the past 24 years. He was a former carpenter and later employed by the Northfork and Western Railroad in Chicago. He was a member of the St. Czar Lazar Serbian Orthodox Parish in Third Lake, the Serbian national Defense and the Chetnik Ravna Gova. Mr. Kukich served in the Yugoslavian Army during WW II and was a former POW.
Surviving are his wife Loni Kukich and daughter Barbara Djilas, both of Libertyville; his granddaughter Mirjana Djilas of Vernon Hills; 4 brothers, Jovan (Nada) Kukic and family of Berwyn and Nikola, Djuro & Milan, all living in Yugoslavia and his sister Milka of Germany.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, October 5, at the Most Holy Mother of God Monastery in Third Lake. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday at BURNETT-DANE FUNERAL HOME, 120 W. Park Ave. (Rt. 176) Libertyville, where the Pomen service will be held at 7:00 P.M. Wed. evening. Info: (847) 362-3009.
The News Sun, Waukegan IL
New Gracanica Serbian Orthodox Cemetery
Created by: James Seidelman
Record added: Oct 03, 2000
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