Stanley V. Bizzak
Stanley V. Bizzak, 87, formerly of 412 Elk Ave. in Kane, died Saturday afternoon, Sept. 22, 2012 at The Lutheran Home at Kane, where he was a resident.Born Dec. 1, 1924 in Lamont, he was the son of John and Mary Cehovin Bizzak. On Feb. 9, 1952 in Kane, he married Alice A. Stark, who died Jan. 11, 1998.Mr. Bizzak owned and operated S.V. Bizzak Sand & Gravel for many years, retiring in 1983; and was a member of St. Callistus Catholic Church in Kane.Surviving are a daughter, Linda (Bruce) Payne of Kane; a son, Victor (Pam) Bizzak of Kane; a stepson, Stark (Virginia) Shrubb of St. Marys; and two brothers, Lewis Bizzak of Kane and Edward Bizzak of Pittsburgh. Twelve grandchildren and several great-grandchildren also survive.He was preceded in death, besides his wife and parents, by a stepson, Stanford Shrubb; a sister, Mary Grolemund; and brothers Frank, Joseph, Max, John and Emil Bizzak.Friends may call at the Ronald McDonald II Funeral Home, Inc. in Kane on Tuesday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday at St. Callistus Catholic Church with Father Thomas Brown, pastor of St. Raphael Catholic Church in Eldred, as Celebrant. Interment will follow in St. Callistus Cemetery, Kane.Memorial contributions may be made to St. Callistus Catholic Church, 342 Chase St., Kane, PA 16735, or to The Lutheran Home at Kane, 100 High Point Dr., Kane.Online condolences may be expressed at www.ronaldmcdonaldfuneralhome.com.