The Free Press, Mankato, MN

June 20, 2013

Philip Alan Ulecki

— Philip Alan Ulecki, 70, of Holly Ridge, NC, formerly of Le Sueur, MN, passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2013, at his home.

 Born in Hamtramck, MI, on June 6, 1943, he was a son of Virginia Ozinkowski Ulecki and the late Leonard Alan Ulecki.  He was a veteran of the US Air Force and a member of VFW Post 9133 in Jacksonville, NC.  Mr. Ulecki was retired from telecommunications and loved fishing, reading, and sports especially the Detroit Red Wings.

 In addition to his mother, he is survived by a son, Craig Ulecki (Lisa) of Dunn, NC; a daughter, Annie Weber (Rick) of North Mankato, MN; a brother, Gary Ulecki (Dorothy) of Jacksonville, NC; a sister, Janive Viviano of St. Claire Shores, MI; four grandchildren, Ashley Sexton (Jack), Ricky Weber, Leigh-ann Holland, Elizabeth Weber; and two great-grandchildren, Gavyn Weber, and Tatum Sexton.

 A celebration of life service will be 4 pm Saturday at the VFW Post 9133; 1450 Piney Green Road; Jacksonville, NC 28546. A graveside, with military honors, will be 10 am Monday at Coastal Carolina Veterans Cemetery in Jacksonville, NC.

 In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice; 1406 Physicians Drive; Wilmington, NC 28401.

 Please share memories and condolences with the family at

Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403