Chester W. Gulczynski, Jr. left this earth on June 18, 2021. He was born in Philadelphia’s Manayunk Neighborhood, the oldest of 5 siblings. He enlisted in the US Air force in 1960, where he was stationed at Lackland AFB in San Antonio, TX, subsequently serving a year in Manchester, England, followed by 2 1⁄2 years at San Vito AFB, in Brindisi, Italy.
Chet earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from St. Joseph’s University.
He is survived by his wife of 23 years, Caroline McDowell, his daughter, Karen Foehl, four siblings, and many nieces and nephews.
A viewing will be held on Wednesday, June 23, at 10 am, at the McCrery & Harra Funeral Home, 3924 Concord Pike followed by a service at 11 am. Interment in the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery will follow the service.