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.


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