Thaddeus J. Maczynski October 09, 1930 – May 23, 2019 Share this obituary Send Flowers View/Sign Guest Book| Send Sympathy Card Thaddeus Maczynski, Age 88. Beloved husband of Barbara nee Okrutniewicz. Loving father of Hedy (Frank) Otte and Donna (William) Markus. Dearest grand-father of Rachel Otte, and dear member of extended family in Poland. In 1950, Ted received his degree from the Krakow Technical Institute (PSP), and in the same year began working at the Institute as a trade instructor. From 1951 to 1955, he continued his studies at the Engineering School at the Academy of Mining and Metallurgy (AGH). He received his Mechanical Engineering Degree in 1955, graduating with Honors. From 1953 to 1959, he worked at a firm manufacturing special aviation and transportation equipment (VSK) as an assistant manager. While there, as a result of Ted’s recommendations, 42 design changes were implemented for which he received an Award from the Heavy Industry Ministry. From 1959 to 1966, Ted worked as the Senior Designer at the Central Design Office (CBP & DPT). This firm designed and supervised the completion of tunnel furnace projects for the steel mill and heavy industry plants in Poland and Europe. In 1966, Ted and his family immigrated to the United States and settled in Chicago. For over 20 years he worked as Vice President in Charge of Production at the J&K Metal Specialties, Inc. in Chicago. After retiring, Ted continued working part-time, over 5 years, as consultant at the Northstar Metal Products, Inc . as their Quality Assurance Manager. Throughout his career, Ted received certifications in various areas relating to metal production and machine computer programming from Cincinnati Milacron, U.S. Amada Press Brake School, Idex Corp of NY, and Tooling and Manufacturing Association. He was an active member of the Polish American Engineers Association, Polonus Philatelic Society, Polish Numismatic Association, Pope John Paul II foundation, Polish National Alliance, and Polish Eagle Society Lodge 523, where he served as President and Financial Secretary for over 30 years. For his involvement in the cultural and philanthropic activities, Ted was awarded the Silver Cross of Merit, and from Rome he received the Exsuli Bene De Ecclesia Merito medal. Family and friends to meet at 12:15 PM on Tuesday May 28, 2019 at the Maryhill Cemetery office for Committal Service at 12:30 PM. Funeral info: 847-966–7302 SERVICES Funeral Service Tuesday, May 28, 2019 12:30 PM Maryhill Cemetery 8600 N. Milwaukee Ave. Niles, Illinois 60714 Get Directions on Google Maps Print Obituary
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