Greg Mudge Obituary – Death of Mudgie’s Deli Boss rocks the heart of Corktown.
Greg Mudge Death
The Death of Greg Mudge, founder of Mudgie’s Deli and wine shop has been announced by his mother. Mudge passed on Sunday morning aged 46.
The death has been a shock to his family and close acquaintances. His death was announced on his mother’s Facebook page, the post read:
“This morning heaven gained a special angel. My son who had the biggest heart and would do anything for anyone has passed away. I am beyond numb. To know him was to love him and so so many did. He has left a hole in my heart that will never be replaced.”
Mudge will be sorely missed by all who knew him and met him. He was a vivacious man who never felt too big to put in the work and to ensure smooth operation. He was constantly seen conversing with customers or working behind the counter or cleaning when necessary. He was picked up hubbies and shone at them. He was deeply loved.
Since Mudge’s passing, people have poured in heartfelt condolences and showered praises on the man that he was in his lifetime. Some of the condolences read:
Melissa McNabb (a long-time close friend of Mudge’s who has worked alongside him for seven years and now serves as Mudgie’s manager)
“He had such a light about him, “He was just so inviting and warm and engaging, and always had something kind of funny or witty or maybe a little sarcastic to say.”
Judy Diebolt, a long-time customer, friend of Mudge and a former Free Press staffer)
“He was just one of the most generous people I’ve ever known, He was a very fine man. I watched him go from being a kid who worked at a deli to the owner of Mudgie’s. He just got kinder and better over time.”
Cause of Death
The cause of Mudge’s death has not been revealed by the family yet at the time of this publication but we will make sure to update al the necessary information as it unfolds.
There is no news yet from the family concerning funeral arrangements or visitation time.