Benjamin Chester Dzierzyk, 92, of Greenville passed away Wednesday, August 17, 2016 in Greenville. Funeral service will be Monday, August 22, at the Saint Williams Catholic Church with Father Paul Weinberger officiating. Burial will be 10:00 am Tuesday, August 23, at the DFW National Cemetery. Rosary will be 5:00pm Sunday, August 21, at Peters Funeral Home. Visitation will follow until 8:00 pm.
Benjamin was born August 24, 1923 in Lorain, OH to George Alex Dzierzyk and Alice Marie Malinowski Dzierzyk. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII. He married the love of his life Arlene Mae Roberts June 19, 1948 in Whiteford, MI. He worked for Dura as a plater.
He is survived by his loving wife of 68 years Arlene Dzierzyk of Greenville; son Dan Dzierzyk of MI; daughters Pat Braden of Temperance, MI, and Linda Weideman and husband Mike of Caddo Mills; grandchildren Stacer Braden, Carrie Braden, Randy Weideman, and Corey Weideman; great grandchildren Ryan Weideman and Bradi Weideman; sisters Stella Harcule and Frances Dzierzyk both of Amherst, OH. Benjamin was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers Chet Dzierzyk and Joe Dzierzyk, sister Jessie Cantu.