Korzyk, Walter J. COLONIE Walter J. Korzyk, 56, passed away on Saturday, November 17, 2012 at home after a long illness. Born in Albany, he was the son of Ruth M. Korzyk and the late Joseph J. Korzyk. Walter was a resident of Colonie for 22 years. He owned and operated a TV repair shop for three years. Walter worked for the Albany City School District for four years, and the New York State Office for Technology, where he retired after 30 years of service. In his free time, he enjoyed electronics, watching movies and was a collector of guns and antique phones. Walter loved to spoil his wife, children and grandchildren and spending time with his canine companion, Scooby. Many knew him to be a real "Jack of All Trades." Along with his father, Walter was predeceased by his son, Walter J. Korzyk, Jr., on September 20, 2012. He is survived by his loving wife of 34 years, Deborah L. (Inman) Korzyk; daughter, Felicia A. Korzyk of Colonie; daughter-in-law, Andrea Newville of Colonie; siblings, Theresa (Tom) Korzyk Flynn of Voorheesville, Joseph (Kathy) Korzyk and Michael Korzyk, both of Albany; brother-in-law, Warren B. Inman of Moores, N.Y.; grandchildren, Alex J. and Rylee A. Korzyk of Colonie and many nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday at 6 p.m. at New Comer Cannon Funeral Home, 343 New Karner Road, Colonie. Calling hours will precede the service from 4 to 6 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the
, 260 Osborne Road, Loudonville, NY 12211 or Community Hospice of Albany, 445 New Karner Road, Albany, NY 12205 in Walter's name. To leave a special message for the family online, visit www.NewcomerAlbany.com
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New Comer Cannon Funeral Home
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Albany, NY 12205
Published in Albany Times Union on Nov. 19, 2012