Michael R. Gadek

  • Born: November 5, 1946
  • Died: March 11, 2021
  • Location: New York, New York

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New York, NY 10036

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Tribute & Message From The Family


Michael Gadek, 74, of 160 W. 71st Street, New York, NY died on Thursday, March 11, 2021. Michael was born on November 5, 1946 in Troy, New York. He attended Cardinal McCloskey High School. He received degrees and graduated with honors from Utica College and Pace University. He worked at AT+T communications and Lucent technologies for 25 years before retiring in 2011. Michael also worked as a retail salesperson at "Mood Indigo", one of the New York Soho neighborhood's premier collectible and antique emporiums for 20 years.
Michael is survived by his sister, Mary Roylance of Albany, NY, his nephew, Stephen Roylance of Latham, NY, and his niece, Nicole Claris of West Rexbury, MA.
Michael was the son of the late Ernest R. Gadek and Lena Theresa Rizzo Gadek.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Missing you Michael so much. You brought so much laughter and joy into the Ives of all you touched.
And now you are in heaven
making jokes with all.the Angel's and saints.Happy Birthday you would have caught up to me, but now you'll never grow old.
Love you always, Jerry

Posted by Jerry Cassese - Provincetown, MA - Friend   November 24, 2021

So sorry to hear of Michael’s passing. I am honored to have met him when he and my dad shared a room at physical rehab on the west side. Michael’s sense of humor and positive attitude throughout his illness was so inspiring. I wish his friends and family love at this sad time

Posted by Elizabeth Reagan - Friend   April 02, 2021