Adam J. Slezak, age 95, of Brookhaven, Pennsylvania passed away peacefully on November 17, 2019 at Brinton Manor.
Adam was a proud U.S. Navy Veteran of World War II and was a member of American Legion Post #926 in Aston. He spent many years as a firefighter for the City of Chester before retiring in 1982. Adam was a parishioner of St. Hedwig Catholic Church in Chester, where he was a member of the Holy Name Society and Usher. He was a jack of all trades and on his days off was constantly doing odd jobs for family and friends.
Adam was predeceased by his wife, Mary P. Slezak (nee Pelusi); parents, John and Mary Slezak; siblings, Walter Slezak, John Slezak, Jr., Edward Slezak, Theodore Slezak, Martin Slezak, Sophie Mills, Stella Moletteri and Mary Roach.
Adam is survived by his children, Thomas Slezak, Deborah Taylor (Glenn) and Helen Henderson (Annette Bahn); grandchildren, Alex Taylor, Ryan Taylor and Killian White; sister, Laura Bregande. Also survived by his godsons, Ted Slezak and Martin Slezak.
A Funeral Mass will be at 11:00AM on Monday, November 25, 2019 at St. Hedwig Catholic Church, 2623 W. 4th St, Chester, Pennsylvania. Visitation will be in the church from 10:00AM until 10:45AM. Burial with United States Navy honors will follow in St. Thomas the Apostle Cemetery, 430 Valleybrook Road, Chester Heights.
In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial donations be made to St. Hedwig Building Fund, 2623 W. 4th St, Chester, PA 19013.
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