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George A. Placzek Jr.

1930 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
George A. Placzek Jr. Obituary

George A. Placzek, Jr., 83, of Enfield, beloved husband of the late Jacqueline (Stephan) Placzek, died Sunday (July 6, 2014) at Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA. Born on November 1, 1930 in Westfield, MA, son of the late George and Sophie (Zawadzki) Placzek, he had lived in Enfield for the past 50 years. George was a U.S. Air Force Veteran during the Korean War. Before retiring in 1993 he was employed as a science teacher at Windsor Locks High School for 30 years. He enjoyed reading, collecting stamps and was a member of the Audubon Society. He leaves his devoted children, Dana Placzek and his wife, Gina Trusiewicz of West Hartford, Drew Placzek and his wife, Janet of Enfield and Jill Placzek of West Hartford; a sister and two brothers, Ellie Shepardson of Oakland, CA, Vinnie Placzek and his wife, Kathy MacLean of Westfield, MA and Steve Placzek and his wife, Laurie of Westfield, MA; three adoring grandchildren, Christopher Placzek of Newport News, Virginia, Adam Placzek of Enfield and Andrew Placzek of West Hartford and many nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be held on Saturday July 12 at 11:30 a.m. at Hazardville Cemetery, Elm Street, Enfield. Leete-Stevens Enfield Chapels has care of arrangements. Memorial donations may be made to a . For online expressions of sympathy, please visit us at

Published in The Hartford Courant on July 9, 2014
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