Mrs. Emily Bielecki Magusiak, age 91, of Griffin, Georgia passed away on Sunday, May 21, 2023 at Eternal Hope Hospice in Griffin.
Mrs. Magusiak was born in Warren, Ohio on February 17, 1932, the daughter of the late Antoni and Helena Wojnar Bielecki. In addition to her parents, her husband of 67 years, Henry J. Magusiak, her brother, Edward C. Bielecki, and her sister, Leah B. Misiolek, also preceded her in death.
Following graduation from Warren G. Harding High School in 1950, Emily married the love of her life, Henry J. Magusiak on May 20, 1950 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Warren, Ohio. The daughter of Polish immigrants, she was raised with strong religious and moral values which she lovingly passed on to her four children which she adored. Emily was a loving mother, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend to all the people she ever met. Emily relished spending time with family and passing on Polish Traditions such as making pierogi, nut roll, and celebrating Wigilia at Christmas.
Over the years, Emily was an active member of the following Catholic Churches: St. Joseph’s and St. Pius X in Warren, OH, Holy Savior in Clinton, MS, Queen of Peace in Ocala, FL, and Sacred Heart in Griffin. Emily prayed many a rosary and volunteered in many capacities over the years in service to others. Emily’s hugs and kind words will be missed by all that knew her.
Survivors include her four children, Dr. Joanne M. Miller of Alpharetta, GA, Mr. Michael (Wendy) Magusiak of Westlake, TX, Dr. David (Sarah) Magusiak of Griffin, and Mr. Thomas (Alicia) Magusiak of Arlington, TN. Seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren, as well as a brother, Frank J. Bielecki and sister, Virginia (Waldz) Makosky both of Warren, OH, as well as several nieces and nephews who she loved dearly also survive Emily.
A visitation and funeral will be at St. Mary and St. Joseph Parish, 232 Seneca Street, Warren, Ohio, 44481 on Wednesday, May 31, 2023. Visitation will be at 2:00 pm with the funeral immediately following at 3:00 pm.
A memorial service celebrating Emily’s life will also be held at Griffin First United Methodist Church’s Chapel on Sunday, June 11, 2023 at 3:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations be sent to the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation, or the Eternal Hope Hospice in Griffin, Georgia.
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