Edward Francis Parzyk
Dobbs Ferry - Edward Francis Parzyk, 97, passed away on April 6, 2020 at home. Edward is survived by his daughter; Joann (Robert) Nedwick; his grandchildren, Edward (Sara) Nedwick, Michelle (Jason) Hudson and Stephanie Nedwick; and his four great-grandchildren. Edward was predeceased by his son Edward John Parzyk, his wife of 59 years, Emily Szemraj Parzyk and his sister Wanda Parzyk Perugini. Edward was a WWII veteran who served with the 34th Division, 168 Infantry from December 1942-November 1945. Edward received the Distinguished Unit Badge Combat Infantry and the European Theater Ribbon with four battle stars. Edward was employed by JP Stevens Company and retired as Vice President of Private Ticket Terry Products Division in 1984. Edward was a member of the Knights of Columbus and served as Secretary, Treasurer, and Trustee of the Cardinal Hayes Council in Yonkers, NY. Edward was an avid NY Jets fan and had many interests, including poker and golf. However, his greatest love was spending time with family, especially his great grandchildren. He was known for his witty humor, infectious smile, and kind and compassionate spirit. A Memorial mass will be held on Saturday, October 17th at 10:30 AM at Transfiguration Church in Tarrytown.
Published in The Journal News from Oct. 12 to Oct. 13, 2020.