Funeral Notice: Michael Joseph Sitek


Sitek, Michael Joseph "Have you seen the picture of my family?" age 94 of Edina, passed away peacefully at home on December 15, 2017. He was born on March 24, 1923 in Chicago but spent his early life in Superior, WI. He met a young girl in 1942 at a USO dance in Washington DC and they married soon after the war ended. They moved their family to Edina in 1961. Mike had a great sense of humor, a passion for woodworking and golf and a love of life. He was proud of his accomplishments but he was most proud of his big family. "Not a ringer in the bunch". He was preceded in death by his wife of 66 years, Mary A. Sitek (Spicer) and is survived by his "six above average" children, Michael (Diana), Rick (Diana), Mary Jean (Richard Weigel) Suzanne (John Davies) Rob (Marcia) and Jerry (Karla), 15 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren. Mass of Christian Burial is at 10:30 a.m. with a lunch to follow on Friday, December 22nd at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church in Edina, Minnesota. Visitation is at the church 1 hour before Mass. Memorials preferred to Our Lady of Grace.