Rafal Kamysz

Rafal "Ralph" Kamysz

Friday, November 29th, 2019
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Rafal (Ralph, Ralphie) Grzegorz Kamysz, 40 years old, of Streamwood, IL., born in Poland, passed away suddenly on November 29th, 2019 while hiking on vacation in Guatemala. He is survived by his parents, Barbara and Marian Kamysz, brother Jerry Kamysz, sister Joanna Krause, his beloved 8 year old son Sebastian Kamysz, his partner Danielle Green, brother in-law Jason Krause, nieces; Emily and Elizabeth Krause, and many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends in the US and Poland. His true passion was traveling, as well as hiking, taking photos and videos of sites he’s visited, playing soccer and softball, going to music festivals, and taking his son on various adventures. He had a great sense of humor and a gentle way about him. He was an excellent son, brother, and father. He was truly loved by everyone who knew him.

Ralph was born on March 9, 1979 in Poland. He lived in Poland for ten years until his
family moved to the US in 1990. As a child, he enjoyed writing comics, playing soccer and spending time with family and friends.

He attended the University of Illinois at Chicago and graduated with a degree in Computer
Science. He worked at Schaumburg Lexus as a manager.

Ralph cherished his son dearly and spent every moment he had with him taking him on adventures and showing him the world.

Visitation Friday, December 6 from 3:00pm to 9:00pm at Countryside Funeral Home and Crematory 333 S. Roselle Rd.(1/2 mile south of Irving Park Rd.), Roselle. Funeral Saturday 10:00am prayers at the funeral home followed by his 11:00 am mass a St. Matthew Church 1005 E Schaumburg Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60194 Interment St. Michael the Archangel, 1185 W Algonquin Rd, Palatine, IL 60067.

In lieu of flowers, consider donating to the go fund me page. Click here to support Ralph Kamysz organized by Jonathan Evensen.

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  • Visitation

    Friday, December 6th, 2019 | 3:00pm - 9:00pm
    Friday, December 6th, 2019 3:00pm - 9:00pm
    Countryside Funeral Home and Crematory, Roselle
    333 S. Roselle Rd.
    Roselle, Illinois 60172
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Saturday, December 7th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Saturday, December 7th, 2019 11:00am
    St. Matthew Catholic Church
    1001 E. Schaumburg Rd.
    Schaumburg, IL 60194
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    prayers will be held at the funeral home at 10:00 am .
  • Interment

    Saturday, December 7th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Saturday, December 7th, 2019 1:00pm
    St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery
    Address Not Available


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Posted at 03:55pm
Dear Tata, I will miss and love you forever. Love, Sebi
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Posted at 03:39pm
To a great friend, Rafal was someone all of us should try to emulate. His passion for life made him who he was, just a good man! He will be missed!
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Posted at 08:49pm
Gonna try to see as much as you did before I see you next my friend. Thanks for all the hard work and kindness. -Jackie, Carly, Khloe, and Jonathan
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