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Obituary: Milka Zugalj

June 14, 1945 – October 27, 2022

Information provided by Smits Funeral Home

Milka ZugaljMilka Zugalj, nee Gojmerac, age 77 of South Holland, IL, passed away Thursday, October 27, 2022. Beloved wife for 60 years of Ivan J. Zugalj. Loving mother of Joseph Zugalj, Christina (Carlos) Olvera, and David (Samantha) Zugalj. Cherished grandmother of Ivan and Dominic.

Visitation Thursday, November 3, 2022, from 3 – 8 p.m. at Smits Funeral Home, 649 E. 162nd Street, South Holland, IL. A prayer service will be held on Friday, November 4, 2022, at 9 a.m. at Smits Funeral Home leaving for a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at Sacred Heart Church, 2894 E. 96th Street, Chicago, IL. with Rev. Stephen Bedenikovic officiating. Entombment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery – Alsip, IL. For further information, please contact 708-333-7000 or visit our online obituary and guest book at

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