Michael Joseph “Mike” Dudek Jr., 56, of Amarillo, TX passed away October 30, 2019.
Visitation will take place Thursday, October 31, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home, 2800 Paramount. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 2:00pm, Friday, November 1, 2019, at St. Thomas the Apostle Church. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, Amarillo.
Michael Joseph Dudek Jr. was born May 27, 1963 in Amarillo, the son of Michael J. Dudek Sr. and Betty Dudek. He was a 1981 graduate of Amarillo High School and a longtime employee of Wiley Hicks.
Uncle Mike, as he was affectionately known as, was a gifted man who could repair anything. Whether it be a car, electrical, plumbing or his specialty, turning a piece of lumber into anything he could create, Uncle Mike could do it all. His presence will be missed by family and friends.
Mr. Dudek was preceded in death by his father; his grandparents; numerous aunts and uncles and other family.
Survivors include his mother, Betty Dudek; two sisters, Michelle Ruff and her husband Lee and Anna Albracht and her husband Chris; four nieces, Randi Conner and her husband Johnathan, Ashlee Ruff, Marissa Ruff and Emily Albracht; a nephew, Andrew Albracht; three great-nephews, Kayson Conner, Kohen Conner and Korbyn Conner; and a great-niece, Abigail Ruff, all of Amarillo.