Jacob W. Krowicki, Jr.
Licensed Funeral Director, Owner | N.J. Lic. No. 2424
Mr. Krowicki has been Manager and Owner of Krowicki McCracken Funeral Home since 1970. He graduated from The American Academy of Funeral Service and Embalming, New York, New York and The National Selected Morticians Management School, Evanston, IL. He is a proud veteran of the United States Army and was stationed at West Point Military Academy, West Point, New York. Mr. Krowicki continues his dedication to serve his community and community memberships on both the Local and National levels. Mr. Krowicki is also a Notary Public for the state of New Jersey.
Mr. Krowicki has been a leader in Funeral service and is the Past President of The Funeral Directors’ Association of Essex, Union and West Hudson Counties. He is also an active member of New Jersey Funeral Directors Association and The National Funeral Directors Association.
Mr. Krowicki has served as a Past Committeeman for Linden’s Fifth Ward, he was Chairman of The Union County Social Services Board and a former Member of Linden Local Assistance Board; In addition to his membership on the Board of Directors for the Stonewall Savings and Loan Association, Linden. He was also the President of the Linden Public Library Board, and a Past Secretary of both The Greater Elizabeth Democratic Association, Elizabeth, NJ, and The Polish Merchants and Professionals Association.
In 1985, Mr. Krowicki was nominated to serve as Grand Marshal in the Pulaski Day Parade, New York, New York. He is also the Board of Directors Past Executive Vice President for the General Casimir Pulaski Memorial Parade Committee Inc., New York, New York and a proud Member and Past President of the General Pulaski Memorial Parade Committee of Linden, NJ.
In 1995, Mr. Krowicki was honored by the St. Hedwig Parish, Holy Name Father of The Year. In 1983, he was awarded by the Polish American World as “Citizen of The Year”. He was also Past President of St. Adalbert’s Holy Name Society. He is a member and Past President of the Linden Lions Club, and also a member of The Polish Legion of American Veterans Post #91 of Elizabeth, The Knights of Columbus, Linden Council #2859, Sons of Poland Freedom Club of Joseph Pilsudski, Lodge #93 Bayway Polish Home, Elizabeth, The Sons of Poland Lodge #89 of Elizabeth, The Ukranian National Association, The Polish Cultural Foundation of Clark, NJ and the Catholic War Veterans Post #497.