Michael D. Sestric, Jr.
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Michael D. Sestric, Jr. , Age: 92
November 18, 1924 -- May 09, 2017

Michael D. Sestric, Jr., 92, of Littleton, Colorado, and formerly of Kansas City, passed away from natural causes on May 10, 2017. He was preceded in death by his wife Agnes and his son Michael III. He is survived by his daughter Susan, son Robert and daughter-in-law Romona; grandchildren Brent, Rosemarie, Christian, and Ryan; and great-grandchildren Zachery, Abigail, and Emily. Michael attended Wyandotte High School in KCKS and KCKS Junior College, then served in the United States Army 8th Infantry Division during World War II in France, Luxemburg, Belgium and Germany, where he earned a Purple Heart and was later awarded the Bronze Star. He married Agnes Stefanik in 1949, attended Kansas State University, and then worked for the Bendix Corporation for over 30 years as a Mechanical Engineer. Michael was a private pilot, earned a black belt in Tai-Kwan-Do in his 70s, and was awarded Volunteer of the Year from the Folly Theater. Shortly after Agnes died in 2010, Michael relocated to the Denver area where he stayed active and independent. A funeral Mass will be held at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 708 N. 4th, Kansas City, Kansas, on Wednesday, May 17 at 9:30 AM, followed by a reception in the parish hall. A graveside service with military honors will be held at 1:30 PM at Leavenworth National Cemetery in Leavenworth, Kansas. The family requests that in lieu of flowers to consider a donation to Sister Servants of Mary or Little Sisters of the Poor.

Additional Service: Funeral Mass
Location: St. John the Baptist Catholic Church
Address: 708 N. 4th St.
City: Kansas City
State: Kansas
Zip Code: 66101
Date: May 17, 2017
Time: 9:30 am
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