Life Story / Obituary
Marek M. Kulikowiec, age 71, passed away on Thursday, October 24, 2019 in Grand Rapids, MI. He was born in the Spring of 1948 in Rzeszow, Poland to the late Jan and Zofia Kulikowiec. He and his future bride, Anna Julia Rospond immigrated to Chicago IL in 1981. The two were eventually married in Worcester, MA and in pursuing his career path the two moved to Grand Rapids in 1985. Although his marriage to Anna ended in divorce in 1998, the two remained very close friends. He was a very inquisitive man who enjoy learning as well a teaching. He was a very gifted musician and enjoyed his career as a music professor, teacher and performer. He was an avid traveler as well as an animal lover. Per Marek’s wishes, cremation has taken place. Marek will be laid to rest in Resurrection Cemetery, Wyoming, MI.