John Misiak, 94, of Posen passed away at MidMichigan Medical Center in Alpena October 12, 2021.
He was born January 7, 1927 in Posen to John and Mary (Purol) Misiak.
On September 2, 1946 he married Martha Wozniak at St. Casimir Catholic Church in Posen. They shared 70 years of marriage before Martha’s passing February 18, 2017. John began his career as the owner and operator of Johnnie’s Sunoco. During this he also was a bus driver for the Posen Schools for 41 years as well as the bus mechanic for 11 years. Upon retirement from the school and the selling of his business, he then began Johnnie’s excavating until his medical need for retirement. He enjoyed being at the hunting camp and especially being with his family and friends. John was a member of St. Casimir Ushers Club, Posen Chamber of Commerce and the Posen Knights of Columbus.
He is survived by his children, Marvin (Barbara) Misiak, Dennis (Julie) Misiak, Marie (Mitchell) Wisniewski, Colleen (Fred) Gryniewicz, Kevin (Johanna) Misiak, Laura Idalski and Alletta Misiak; grandchildren, Carmen (Bryan), Todd (Lisa), Matthew (Kyle), Chad (Tathy), Dustin (Ashley), Ryan (Kimberly), Melanie (Jason), Nicole (Steven), Lisa (Ryan), Gregory (Melanie), Jennifer (Kevin), Tyler (Isadora), Shelby, Nicholas (Janice) and Zachary (Monicca); great-grandchildren, Nathan (Allie), Brittany, Jeremy, Kaylie, Duncan, Ellie, Trevor, Meghan, Lauren, Kirsten, Grace, Abraham, Colton, Casimir, Kynsley, Emerson and Archer; great-great-grandchild, Waylon; brothers, Louie and Floyd Misiak; and sisters-in-law, Geraldine, Louise and Joyce Misiak.
John was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Eugene, Anthony, Raymond, Gerald and Mark; sisters, Anna Muszynski and Virginia Niedzwiecki; brothers-in-law, Stanley Niedzwiecki and Michael Muszynski; sisters-in-law, Irene, Doris and Eleanor Misiak; and son-in-law, Randy Idalski.
Visitation was at St. Casimir Catholic Church Friday, October 15, through time of his memorial Mass with the Rev. Arthur Duchnowicz officiating.
Inurnment followed at St. Casimir Catholic Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to a charity of your choice or to the family to donate to charities per John’s wishes.
Online condolences may be addressed through www.beckfuneralhome.org.