Michael J. LulekJune 15,2013
Michael J. LulekMichael J. Lulek
PITTSFORD — Michael J. Lulek, 101, died Thursday, June 13, 2013, at The Pines at Rutland.
He was born on April 23, 1912, in West Rutland, the son of John and Agnes (Scora) Lulek.
Michael married his wife Wanda Poczobut on April 25, 1942.
He retired to Pittsford in 1978, where he built his house and resided until the day he died.
He was a member of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Pittsford.
He is survived by his wife Wanda of Pittsford, and a sister Anna Shattuck of Milford, Conn.
He was predeceased by two sisters, Kathy Fabian and Julia Frankiewicz; and three brothers Albert, Joe and Vic Lulek.
There will be no calling hours.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at 1 p.m. at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Pittsford.
Burial will follow in St. Stanislaus Kostka Cemetery in West Rutland.
A reception for family and friends will take place at St. Alphonsus parish hall.
Memorial contributions, in lieu of flowers, may be made to St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, 2918 US Route 7, Pittsford, VT 05763, or to a favorite charity of one’s choice.
The Barnard Funeral Home in Pittsford is handling arrangements.
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