Michael W. Kuciver, 72, of Morgan Park, died Jan. 12.

Funeral services were held Jan. 18 from Curley Funeral Home to St. Cajetan Roman Catholic Church. Interment followed at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Gale; his children, Amy (Tim) Piatkiewicz and Allison (Tremayne) Price; his grandchildren, Michael, Bryan, Aila, Lilia and Autumn; and many siblings, in-laws, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Kuciver was a proud veteran of the U.S. Army, serving as a military police officer. He was a retired Chicago Police Department officer.

In lieu of flowers, donations are appreciated to the Chicago Police Chaplains Ministry, 1140 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607 or online at

chicagopcm.org.