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Thomas M. Rafalski Sr.

Thomas M. Rafalski, Sr., 81, of Arlington Heights, formerly of Edison Park and Chicago, passed away March 23, 2022.

Beloved husband of Sandra for 61 years. Loving father of Thomas Rafalski, Jr. and Jim (Jennifer) Rafalski. Cherished brother of the late George (the late Karen). Dear uncle of numerous nieces and nephews.

Thomas was a graduate of Lane Tech High School in Chicago. He was employed at Union Special Corporation of Chicago and Huntley for forty two years.

A celebration of life will be held on June 11th at 1pm. Please contact Jim Rafalski for details at jjrafal1234@gmail.com

Arrangements entrusted to Chicagoland Cremation Options.


In all my prayers, his memory is alive with you. Treasure. Live his smile.

Leslie & Mark Schwenk Mar 29 2022 5:53 PM

Deepest condolences James and family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Dee Diaz and family Mar 29 2022 1:05 PM

So sorry for all of you. Know that Tom will always be with you and watching over all of you. Prayers for all of you.

Marianne and Lou Porreca Mar 29 2022 12:33 PM

There are no words to express our sorrow. Tom will live on in our hearts forever as well as all the wonderful times we’ve shared over the years.

Carole and Don Mar 29 2022 12:20 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Rafalski Sr.

Barbara Rogers Mar 29 2022 11:23 AM

Our deepest sympathies and constantly to you during this difficult time!! Sending you extra thoughts and prayers during this difficult time!

Jenny Szparkowski Mar 27 2022 10:58 PM

Dear Sandy and family,
We are deeply saddened to learn of Toms passing. He was a wonderful man, neighbor and friend. May his soul Rest in Peace.
Kathy & Harry Patel

Kathy & Harry Patel Mar 26 2022 9:16 AM

Dear Jim and Family
I an so very sorry for your loss
Angela Giacchetti

Angela R Giacchetti Mar 25 2022 5:19 PM