Roman John Uchyn, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, October 7, 2020, at the age of 61. Roman
was born in Chicago, on August 18, 1959, to Mildred and Roman Uchyn. Originally from Elmwood Park,
Roman has lived the last 29 years with the love of his life Terri (Chapman) in Elgin, Illinois, where they
raised their two children Rebecca Ashley and Roman Daniel. Roman was preceded in death by his father
Roman Uchyn, his daughter Sara C. Uchyn, and his mother and father in law Daniel and Gladys
Chapman, and his nephew Daniel Chapman. He is survived by his wife Terri Uchyn, daughter Rebecca
Uchyn and her fiancé Steven Ledbetter, and son and daughter-in-law Roman and Brooke (La Count)
Uchyn. He will also be greatly missed by their family dog Oskar Blues.
He was a dear brother to William J. and Sharon (Beitsch) Uchyn; Gregg C. and Lisa (Wright) Uchyn; his
dear sister Debra A. Uchyn; his brothers and sisters-in-laws Roger and Dana (Chapman) Fahrney, Blane
and Patricia Chapman, Michael and Cynthia (Chapman) Nelson, Derek and Cora Chapman.
He was the loving uncle to the following nieces and nephews: Amber and Giovanni Schmidt, Adam
Uchyn, Lauren Uchyn and Lyndsey Uchyn, Johnny Moore, Roman Kucharski and David Kucharski, Bryan
and Jesse Bietsch; Danielle and David Mueller, Elizabeth and TJ Hartley, Nicholas Chapman and
Alexandra Chapman, Christiana Nelson, Anders and Katie Nelson, Jessika, Brittany, Doug, Victoria and
Christopher Chapman and Amber McCool.
He will be missed by so many