Misiewicz, Jane

Saturday, January 12, 2013
Jane Misiewicz
Jane Misiewicz

Jane Misiewicz, 92, died peacefully at home in Chattanooga, Tennessee on Friday, January 11, 2013. 

She was born in Millbury, MA, to Julian and Anna Malicki. Jane grew up in Worcester, MA, where she met her husband Victor Misiewicz and married on July 5, 1947.  Jane and Victor moved to Gardner, MA, where they started a heating, air and sheet metal business as well as their family. They moved to St. Petersburg, FL, in 1964 where she resided until present.

In addition to being a mother of five Jane assisted in running the family business and held office in multiple Polish American organizations. She was an active parishioner of St. Joseph’s and Blessed Trinity Catholic Church where she was a member of the choir for over forty years.

Jane was an avid traveler, visiting every continent except Antarctica and while she was at home she enjoyed playing bridge, bowling and most of all spending time with her children and grandchildren whom she dearly loved.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and brother.

She is survived by her children, Carol (Kirby) Howell, Mary (John) Talbird, Paul (Lisa) Misiewicz, Peter( Hollis) Misiewicz, Dr. Joseph Misiewicz; 16 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Funeral Mass will be held at Basilica of Saint Peter & Paul with Monsignor George Schmitt serving as Celebrant. The date of the service will be announced later. 

Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of your choice.  

Please share your thoughts and memories at www.ChattanoogaEastChapel.com.  

Arrangements are by the Chattanooga Funeral Home Crematory and Florist, East Chapel, 404 South Moore Road, Chattanooga, TN 37412.


Gilbert, Mark Dennis

Mark Dennis Gilbert, 63, of East Brainerd died on Friday, December 19, 2014 at his home. A longtime resident of Chattanooga, Mark retired in 2010 as vice-president of Hospice of Chattanooga after 13 years of service.  He was a registered nurse graduating with honors from both Erlanger School of Nursing and Chattanooga State. He was a member of Grace Baptist Church and ... (click for more)

Cambron, Betty Harris

Betty Harris Cambron, 90, of Chattanooga, died on Thursday, December 18 2014. Mrs. Cambron was born and raised in Chattanooga.  She was a member of Brainerd Baptist Church, a graduate of Central High School and was proud to be the first female warehouse manager for Ralston Purina Company. She was preceded in death by her husband, William S. Cambron, Jr.; parents, ... (click for more)

McKenzie, Jane Suits (Decatur)

Jane Suits McKenzie, 74, of Decatur, TN, passed away on Thursday, December 18, 2014, at Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga.   Jane was born July 25, 1940, in Cleveland, TN to the late Spurgeon and Opal Ruble Suits; and was also preceded in death by her husband, R.L. McKenzie Jr.; son, Tony McKenzie; and sister, Shirley Miller.   She graduated from Bradley ... (click for more)

Fulghum, Opal (Whitwell)

Opal Fulghum, 91, of Whitwell, TN, passed away on Thursday, December 18, 2014.  She had worked for Oscar Myer before her retirement.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Harley Fulghum; daughter, Sandra D. Giblin; and parents, Louis and Hazel Higgins Stephenson.  She is survived by several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. ... (click for more)

2 Suspects Sought In Armed Robbery At Highway 153 Long John Silver's

Police are searching for two suspects in an armed robbery that happened Friday morning. At approximately  8:10  a.m. the Chattanooga Police Department responded to 5317 Highway 153 for a robbery at the Long John Silver's.  Officers discovered that two black men, wearing hoodies and masks, entered the Long John Silver's and forced the assistant manager ... (click for more)

Fire Causes $30,000 In Damages At Scenic City Concrete

Chattanooga firefighters responded to a reported structure fire shortly after  10 p.m. Thursday  at Scenic City Concrete Pumping, located at 2903 South Orchard Knob Avenue. Captain Donny McMillian with Engine 9 said smoke was visible when the first firefighters arrived. Captain McMillian said the firefighters had to force their way through a locked gate and into ... (click for more)