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CHESTER KRULESKI Chester "Chet" Kruleski passed away January 6, 2019, at the age of 81. Chet was a U.S. Air Force veteran, worked at the Nevada Test Site, and spent 35 years as an electrician, working on many famous Las Vegas hotels. An excellent athlete in his youth, in later years he enjoyed bowling and coaching bowling. After retirement, he fulfilled a life-long dream of becoming a pilot, eventually building his own small kit airplane. As a pilot he was a member of the Young Eagles program, which introduces youngsters to the joy of flying. He is survived by Joanna, with whom he shared 56 years of loving marriage; his daughter, Rene Sykes (Tom); and sons, David (Jennifer) and Daniel (friend Bonnie), and his beloved grandchildren, Rachel, Sarah, Sage and Alex. A memorial Mass will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Sat., Jan. 19, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 1811 Pueblo Vista Dr., Las Vegas, NV 89128. Burial will be at a later date at Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 1900 Veterans Memorial Dr., Boulder City, NV 89005.

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Published in Las Vegas Review-Journal on Jan. 14, 2019.
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December 25, 2019
I will always remember and cherish the flights we took together in the Zodiac or the Cheetah... RIP old friend.
Dave Kehl
January 21, 2019
Psalm 90:10 says that the days of our years are 70 years, And if because of special mightiness they are 80 years.
May the memories of the wonderful times you shared together bring a smile and joy in your heart.
January 19, 2019
Joanna, so sorry for your loss. Our sincere condolences to your and your family.

Judy and George Sinai
Judy & George Sinai
January 16, 2019
Joanna, so sorry for your loss. My sincere condolences to all of the family.
Myron Kimball
January 16, 2019
Joanna, My condolences to you upon the passing
of your husband and father of your children.
Bob Witowski
Bob Witowski
January 14, 2019
Joanna, I am so very sorry to read of Chet's death. Prayers for comfort and healing for you and your family. Annie Hoskin
Annie Hoskin
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