Petar Vukelic

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Petar Vukelic

<p>Petar Vukelic, age 81, passed away on June 27, 2024. Petar was a beloved husband, father, and grandfather. He was known for his hard work, generosity, and selflessnes, always willing to make sacrifices for others. </p><p>Born in Yugoslavia, Petar emigrated to the United States in 1982 with his family. He built a successful career in international trade, providing a better life for his loved ones and contributing to the community with his work. </p><p>Petar had many interests and hobbies that enriched his life and the lives of those around him. He was an avid chess player and had a deep love for history and geography. His broad political awareness kept him engaged in world affairs, and he enjoyed gardening and collecting antiques in his free time. </p><p>He is survived by his devoted wife, Vesna; his son, Mihailo; his daughter, Slava; his cherished grandsons, Otis and Ansel Murphy; and his son-in-law, Jesse Murphy. </p><p>Petar will be remembered as a profoundly giving man who left a lasting impact on everyone who knew him. His legacy of hard work, kindness, and selflessness will continue to inspire his family and friends. </p><p>A visitation will be held on Sunday from 4-7 PM in Thomas J. Gmiter Funeral Home, Inc. 2323 E. Carson St. Funeral Service will be held on Monday 11:00 AM in the funeral home. Interment will follow in St. Sava Cemetery. </p><p>&nbsp; </p>
August 25, 1942 - June 27, 202408/25/194206/27/2024
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BOSKO, SONYA , I ZORAN LAZAREVIC

June 29, 2024

The planting of 1 memorial tree in the honor of Petar Vukelic has been arranged by BOSKO, SONYA , I ZORAN LAZAREVIC. Plant a tree
DRAGOM PETRU ZA VECITI MIR
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Porodica Vujanović

June 29, 2024

The planting of 1 memorial tree in the honor of Petar Vukelic has been arranged by Porodica Vujanović. Plant a tree
Poslednji pozdrav našem dragom Peri.
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Ellen and Ed

June 29, 2024

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Dear Vesna and family,
We are saddened by your great loss of Petar. We understand how loved he was as a husband, father and grandfather. We hope your brightest memories sustain you during this time.
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Mediha Cehic

June 29, 2024

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Gone, but never far from our hearts. Deepest sympathy for your loss.
Family Cehic!
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Jo Lynn Murphy

June 28, 2024

The planting of 1 memorial tree in the honor of Petar Vukelic has been arranged by Jo Lynn Murphy . Plant a tree
To a loving father, grandfather and husband . May your memory always be close at hand. Jo Murphy
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The staff at Thomas J. Gmiter Funeral Home, Inc.

June 28, 2024

The planting of 1 memorial tree in the honor of Petar Vukelic has been arranged by The staff at Thomas J. Gmiter Funeral Home, Inc.. Plant a tree
We plant this tree as a living memorial to Petar. We are deeply sorry for your loss.