Stanley E. Juzwiak

Stanley E. Juzwiak

RICHWOOD: Stanley E. Juzwiak, age 85 of Richwood died Monday morning, December 31, 2012 at his home. He was born March 22, 1927 in Niagara Falls, New York to the late Andrew and Mary (Staniszewska) Juzwiak.

On October 10, 1946 in Bel Air, Maryland he married the former Margaret M. Bethel and she died on March 29, 1992. He then married the former Mary Patricia (Quinn) Middlesworth on July 31, 1993 and she survives.

He was a life-long and dedicated farmer and was a member of the Farm Bureau. He had been a member of the former St. Joseph's Church in LaRue and was currently a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Marysville. While they wintered in Florida he was a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in New Port Richey, Florida. Family and farming was the center of Stanley's life. His family referred to him as an "ornery, stubborn, old Pollack" that they loved dearly.

Besides his wife, he is survived by two sons, John Juzwiak, Richwood; Jim (Suzanne) Juzwiak, Richwood; two daughters, Kathlyn Bowen, Richwood; Laurie (Chris) Khumauksorn, Richwood; step-sons, Andy (Carol) Middlesworth, Raymond; John (Jan) Middlesworth, Marion; a step-daughter, Mary Lou O'Reilly, Richwood; a sister, Sophia Hunt, Niagara Falls, NY; a daughter-in-law, Janet Juzwiak, Jacobsburg; a sister-in-law, Sandra (Ernie) Gomez, Hollywood, FL; a nephew, Fred (Laura) VanFossen, Richwood; thirty grandchildren, Kim (John) Brown, Ed (Kim) Juzwiak III, Terry Juzwiak, Thom (Ashley) Clark, Pam Kohn, Michael Redmon, Mathew Redmon, Michelle (Jamie) Patton, Andy Juzwiak, Jason Juzwiak, Steve Juzwiak, Jaime (Robbie) Cowgill, Brian Juzwiak, Lee (Shannon) Stineman, Cole (Andrea) Stineman, Heather (Rob) Heavilin, Joey Juzwiak, Daniel Juzwiak, Josh O'Reilly, Tisha (Mike) Beeching, Toby (Sarah) O'Reilly, Brittany O'Reilly, Stacie Kunkle, Annette Middlesworth, Adam Middlesworth, Aaron (Kristin) Middlesworth, Alison Septer, Tiffany Middlesworth, John (Shelley) Septer, Anita (Eric) White; and 44 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by three sons, Stanley Juzwiak Jr., Thomas Juzwiak and Joel Juzwiak; a granddaughter, Stacey Juzwiak; three sisters, Josephine Jakubczyk, Helen Monin and Mary McDermott; and a brother, Walter Juzwiak.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, January 4, 2013 at 10:00 AM at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Marysville with Rev. David Poliafico officiating. Burial will follow in Claibourne Cemetery. Friends may call on Thursday from 4 to 7 PM at the Stofcheck-Ballinger Funeral Home, Richwood with a rosary service at 7:00 PM.

Memorial gifts may be made to Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 1033 West Fifth Street, Marysville, Ohio 43040

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Published in the Marion Star on Jan. 2, 2013