FAIRBORN Thaddeus (Ted) Francis Zarycki, 89 years of age, passed away at peacefully at 11:23 PM at home on Monday, October 29, 2012 and went to be with our Loving Father.
He was born on January 5, 1923 in Leckrone, Pennsylvania, son of Joseph and Mary (Payonk) Zarycki.
Ted was a devoted and loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin and friend who touched the life of everyone that knew him. He will be greatly missed.
He was a member of Saint Margaret Mary Church in Moon Township, Knights of Columbus, and a United States Army veteran. Ted was a retired accountant at Wright Patterson AFB in Fairborn, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by the love of his life, Genevieve (Jirva) who he was married to for 55 wonderful years.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his parents, and his brothers Edward and Frank.
Left to cherish his memory is his children: Carol Zarycki of New York, Lois (Todd) Gagle of Moon Township, Pennsylvania and Alan (Suzanne) Zarycki of Wichita, Kansas. Grandchildren: Christian (Randi) Frost, Jacylin (Stephen Edsall) Gagle, Andrew (Christine) Frost, Camille Zarycki, David Zarycki and Luke Zarycki. Great grandchildren: Brayden Frost and Delaney Frost. Siblings: Jean Sadlik and Stanley Zarycki, and many loving nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held at Copeland Funeral home in Moon Township on Friday, November 2, 2012 from 2 to 4 PM and 7 to 9 PM.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at Saint Margaret Mary Church in Moon Township, Pennsylvania on Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 10 AM with Father Andrew Fischer as Celebrant.
Friends and family are invited to the Interment after this at Saint Joseph Cemetery in Hopwood, Pennsylvania with the Father John Ayoob officiating.