Deaths    Death Notices

  • Published

KACZMARSKI, Joseph H. "Joe"

KACZMARSKI - Joseph H. "Joe"
Of Smyrna, DE, passed away May 5, 2012. He was 70. He was born and raised in Buffalo, NY, and graduated from Frontier High School, near Buffalo. He was a career enlisted medic in the United States Air Force and served in the Vietnam War. He retired from service in 1981. He was an avid collector and a car enthusiast, and was a big fan of Elvis and Frank Sinatra. He was preceded in death by his parents Stanley and Helen Kaczmarski; his in-laws Bernard and Katherine Morman; his brother Walter "Wally" Kaczmarski; his brother-in-law Gene Schrubb; his sister-in-law Deborah Kaczmarski; and his nephew Gregory Kaczmarski. He is survived by his wife of 49 years Katherine (nee Morman) Kaczmarski; son Robert (Sandy) Kaczmarski; daughters Karen (Wayne Bonnett) Kaczmarski and Tracy (Mark) Judd; grandchildren Andrew and Brent Kaczmarski; sisters Joan (late Gene) Schrubb, Margaret (Joseph) Terrizzi and Patricia (Ed) Darling; brothers Paul (late Deborah) Kaczmarski and David (Debbie) Kaczmarski; a brother-in-law Wilson (Sue) Morman; a sister-in-law Mary Ann (Pete) Varanko; numerous nieces, nephews and friends and faithful dog, Tess. Special thanks to all the wonderful staff at Courtland Manor Nursing Home and Delaware Hospice. A Mass of Christian Burial was offered on May 9. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to the National MS Society, PO Box 4527, New York, NY 10163, the American Cancer Society, 92 Reads Way, No. 205, New Castle, DE 19720 or to a charity of your choice. For condolences, visit

Guest Book

Powered by Facebook