Josephy Miklasz

MIKLASZ, JOSEPH A., 71, of Crownsville passed away on April 14, 2013 at Stella Maris. Joseph was born in 1942 in Baltimore, MD. He graduated from Mount St. Joseph High School, University of Miami, and the University of Baltimore Law School. Joseph was the owner and operator of the Law Offices of Joseph A. Miklasz in Glen Burnie. He was the President of the Maryland Association of Justice, President of the Kiwanis Club, President of the St. Thomas Moore Society, President of Anne Arundel Bar Association, and Member of the American Association for Justice. Joseph served in the Peace Corps. from 1963-1965 and went to Liberia. He also represented (Pro Bono) the American Indians at Wounded Knee. He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Hanan Miklasz; two sons, Jozef Miklasz and Zane Miklasz; and sister, Mary Ann Macaluso. He was preceded in death by his sister, Joanne Glodek; and brother, Bernard Miklasz. The family will receive visitors at Our Lady of the Fields Roman Catholic Church, 1070 Cecil Avenue South, Millersville, MD on Friday, April 19th from 11-12 noon where a Funeral Mass will immediately follow at 12 Noon. Interment Our Lady of the Fields Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to Heartland Hospice, 4 East Rolling Cross Road, Ste. 307, Catonsville, MD 21228 OR UMMS Greenebaum Cancer Center, 110 South Paca Street, 9th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21201. For more information, please visit www.singletonfuneralhome.com

Published in The Capital and the Maryland Gazette on Apr. 17, 2013