NILES- Genevieve Patricia (Fleisher) Bacak, 86, passed away at her home on January 2, 2016. She was born on August 6, 1929 in Youngstown, OH, daughter to the late Otto and Genevieve (Carzoo) Fleisher. Genevieve was a 1947 graduate from Chaney High School, where she held office for the National Honor Society. On February 7, 1948 she married Warner S. Bacak and they celebrated 54 years of marriage before his passing in 2002. Genevieve was an active member of St. Mary's Church and was also a member of the Altar Guild there. She was very active in many other organizations and held offices in PTA's at 3 different Weathersfield schools, the Meander Mothers of C.C.L., and the Rambler Rooters. She also participated with the Tuesday night Girard Broadway Group. Left to carry on her memory are her children, Stephen (Anna Marie) Bacak of Niles, Warner D. (Mary) Bacak of Howland, Helene (Donald) Gordon of Fowler, Mark A (Dolly) Bacak of Pelham, AL, Genevieve (William) McGarvey of Texas City, TX, Frederick (Pamela) Bacak of Mineral Ridge, John S. (Leslie) Bacak of Roanoke, TX, Bruce (Cynthia) Bacak of Mineral Ridge, Edith M. (George) Brown of Boardman, Trudy (James) Philipp of Roscoe, IL, and Joseph (Leslie) Bacak of Mineral Ridge; 28 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Betty Fekety of Austintown. In addition to her parents, Genevieve is preceded in death by her brother, Fred Fleisher and her sisters, Frances McBride, and Margaret Myers. The family will receive friends from 4-7PM on Sunday, January 10 at Lane Family Funeral Homes, Mineral Ridge Chapel, 1350 N. Canfield-Niles Rd. Mass of Christian Burial will take place 10 AM on Monday, January 11, at St. Mary's Church, 3504 Main St, Mineral Ridge. Interment will follow at Resurrection Cemetery. The family would like to extend a special thanks to Hospice of the Valley and all other caregivers that helped take care of their mother. Contributions may be made in Genevieve's memory to Hospice of the Valley or to St. Mary's Church, Mineral Ridge.
Sunday, January 10, 2016
4:00 - 7:00pm (Eastern time)
Lane Funeral Home Mineral Ridge Chapel