Celebrating the life of Raymond J. Tutaj Sr.
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Cremation rites have been accorded and there will be no funeral services. A private family ceremony will be held at a later date.
Burgess Funeral Home in LaSalle is in charge of arrangements
Born on August 31, 1936 in LaSalle to Joseph and Anna (Pyszka) Tutaj
Married Katherine Harmon on August 19, 1961 in St. Hyacinth Church
He was a drummer for 27 years and played in the bands the Flamingo’s and Ambassadors. He worked at Alpha Cement in LaSalle, and Swift & Co. in Rochelle, and later the MGM, Union Plaza, and Fitzgerald Hotels in Las Vegas. His final occupation was Depot Master at the Mendota Amtrak Station from 1998-2008.
Wife Katherine of Peru
Judith Domkoski of North Carolina
Connie Tutaj of Seattle Washington
Raymond Tutaj Jr. of LaSalle
Kevin Tutaj of Las Vegas
Gary Tutaj of Des Moines
Jason Tutaj of Las Vegas
Don Domkoski of Las Vegas
Jon Domkoski of LaSalle
Charles Domkoski of Shorewood
1 Brother Joseph (Pat) Tutaj Jr. of Peru
Proceeded in death by Parents and 3 Sisters Marie Kleczewski, Dolores Bibula, and Irene Tutaj
Online condolences may be expressed at www.burgessfh.com
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