George Bielat, 95
May 23, 1916-Dec. 18, 2011
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at St. Paul's Catholic Church in St. Cloud for George Bielat, age 95 of St. Cloud who passed away on Sunday, December 18, 2011 at the Sterling Park Health Care Center in Waite Park. Reverend Alan Wielinski will officiate. Burial will take place at Assumption Cemetery in St. Cloud.
Family and friends may call from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday at the Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud and after 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday at the church.
George was born on May 23, 1916 in St. Wendel, Minnesota to Walteslus and Elizabeth (Sobania) Bielat. He married Alvina M. Klein on June 29, 1946 at Holy Angels Catholic Church in St. Cloud. George was employed by the City of St. Cloud Water Department for over forty years retiring as a supervisor in 1981. He was a member of St. Paul's Parish.
George enjoyed the outdoors, fishing and hunting. He was a self-taught woodworker and furniture re-finisher.
Survivors include his wife Alvina; his children, Ruth (Leroy) Moser of Richmond, Maxine (Butch) Donat of Rochester, Alan (Janet) of Sartell, Susan (William) Mays of Irvine, Texas, Craig (Joan) Maple Grove and Mark of St. Paul; eight grandchildren; and ten great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Mara; and all of his brothers and sisters.
Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers.