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Welcome to the Cuzyinski Family Page!

Updated: 26 February 2014

Contact Jim Adams if you have additional information (history, photos, obituaries, births, deaths, marriages, etc.) on the Cuzynski family.


Generation 1: Joseph A Cuzyinski (14 Feb 1894 in Russia - 20 July 1978 in Toledo, Lucas, Ohio) married Laura Urbanski (09 Dec 1894 in Krakow, Poland - 08 Jan 1956 in Toledo, Ohio). They had 3 children:

  1. Jane Cuzyinski (b. about 1919 - 2005 in Toledo, OH)

  2. Doloris Cuzyinski (b. about 1923 in Toledo, OH - 2007 in Illinois)

  3. Chester J. Cuzyinski (15 May 1925 in Toledo, OH - 20 Sep 2004 in Temperance, Monroe, MI). He enlisted in the U.S. Army 16 Nov 1943 in Ohio.


Generation 2: Chester J. Cuzyinski married Irene D. George.


Cuzyinski, Chester "Chet": From the Toledo Blade: Chester "Chet" Cuzyinski, 79 years, of Temperance, MI, died Monday, September 20, 2004, in the Hospice of Northwest Ohio at Perrysburg. A draftsman, he worked for Kelsey-Freeman Co. for over 20 years and several years for Mayfair Lumber Company in Toledo. The son of Joseph and Laura (Urban) Cuzyinski, he was born May 15, 1925, in Toledo. A 1943 graduate of Woodward High School, he also attended the University of Toledo, and then joined the army where he served in Europe during WWII. He was wounded in action there receiving a Purple Heart for his injuries. While recuperating from his wounds he continued college in England. August 6, 1964, he married Irene George-Parks in St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Toledo. After retiring from Mayfair Lumber they moved to Altadena, CA for 10 years and returned to Temperance in 1974. He was a member of St. Luke's Lutheran Church, Temperance, MI.

He is survived by his loving wife of over 40 years, Irene (George); children, Christopher (Suzie) Cuzyinski of Alta Loma, CA, Cassandra (Andrew) Blessing of Blountville, TN; stepdaughter, Judy Johnson of Toledo, sisters, Jane Marciniak, Dolores Nowak, 8 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held Thursday from 2 till 8 p.m. in the Bedford Funeral Chapel, 8300 Lewis Ave., Temperance, MI by the pastor, Rev. Frank Paine, where he will lie in state from 10 till 11:00 a.m. Entombment will be in Toledo Memorial Park's Chapel of Memories where military honors will be conducted by Lambertville VFW Post #9656. Memorials may be made to St. Luke's Lutheran Church or the Cherry Street Mission.

Cuzyinski, Irene D. (George). 27 June 1921 - 22 February 2014. Please contact Jim Adams with an obituary, photos, stories, etc.