Frank B. Wysocki
1928 - 2014 NORTH ADAMS Frank B. Wysocki, 85, of 3 Iroquois Drive, North Adams, died early Monday morning, May 5, 2014, at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield. He was born in Adams on Aug. 4, 1928, a son of the late Thomas and Frances Hejnar Wysocki. He attended St. Stanislaus Elementary School, and graduated from the former Adams High School with the Class of 1946. Frank worked as a welder in the tank shop at General Electric Co. in Pittsfield, until retiring after 43 years of service. He served with Company M of the Massachusetts Army National Guard for 20 years. He was a communicant of the Parish of Saint John Paul II, Adams, and a former communicant of St. Stanislaus Kostka Church. He was a member of the Northern Berkshire Retired Men's Club, and was a member of their bowling and golfing leagues. He was also a member of the General Electric Quarter Century and Pensioner's Clubs, and a former member of the Adams Turners. He enjoyed sports, bowling, golfing, and playing cards, especially cribbage. He was an avid fan of the Boston Red Sox. He and his wife, the former Carol L. Mirke, were married on Febr. 27, 1954, in the former St. Thomas Aquinas Church, Adams, by the late Rev. James A. Lahey. Besides his wife, he is survived by three daughters, Susan Baker and her husband, Ron, of North Adams, Marci Bratcher and her companion, Craig Whitcomb, of Harwich, Mass., and Kathleen Berti and her companion, Larry Luczynski, of Chatham, Mass.; a granddaughter, Melissasue Harrington, of Williamstown; a great-grandson, Matthew Maher, of Williamstown, and many nieces, nephews, grandnieces, and grandnephews. He was predeceased by his brother, William Wysocki, and his sisters, Mary Boudreau, Lottie Wotkowicz, and Helen Koza. FUNERAL NOTICE: The funeral will be held on Saturday, May 10, at 11:15 a.m. from the PACIOREK FUNERAL HOME, 13 Hoosac St. Adams, followed by a Liturgy of Christian Burial at 12 p.m. in the Parish Church of St. John Paul II, Adams, celebrated by the Rev. John Gawienowski. Burial will follow in Bellevue Cemetery, Adams. Calling hours are Saturday morning from 10 to 11:15 a.m. at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to the Lewy Body Dementia Association, 912 Killian Hill Rd., S.W., Lilburn, GA 30047. To leave a message of condolence, please go online to www.paciorekfuneral.com.
Published in The Berkshire Eagle on May 7, 2014
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