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Chester Jozwiak

January 5, 1921 December 18, 2019
Chester Jozwiak
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EDGERTON—Chester Jozwiak, age 98, of Edgerton, formerly of Lake Orion, MI, died Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019 at home. He was born in Detroit, MI, on Jan. 5, 1921, the son of the late Joseph and Kornelia (Iwanzewska) Jozwiak. Chester proudly served his country in the US Army Airborne during WWII. He married Jane A. Bielenda on July 25, 1953 in Detroit and she preceded him in death on their anniversary, July 25, 2008. Chester was a baker and maintenance man for Tasty Bakery in Detroit and a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Lake Orion, MI. He moved to Edgerton, WI to reside with his daughter, Elizabeth, following Jane’s death.

He is survived by his daughter, Elizabeth; 2 grandchildren, Sarah and Hillary (Sarah)
Barnes; 2 great granddaughters, Karolina and Ingrid Barnes; and his sister, Helen Uygur. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; son, Gerald; and 4 siblings: Walter, Joseph, Stella, and Sophie.

Family graveside services with full military honors will take place at Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly, MI. Memorials if desired may be made to Lake Orion Veteran’s Memorial. The APFEL EHLERT FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICE, Edgerton, is assisting the family. For an on-line guestbook and condolences:

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Event Information

Private graveside services will be held

Cemetery Details


Great Lakes National Cemetery Final Resting Place

4200 Belford Rd.
Holly, MI 48442

4200 Belford Rd. Holly 48442 MI
United States

Memorial Contribution

Lake Orion Veteran's Memorial


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