John G. Musial, of Brewster, NY, died on Friday, May 17, 2019 at Putnam Hospital Center with his family by his side. He was 79 years old.
Born on January 12, 1940 in Monessen, PA, son of the late Matthew and Anna (Kerestes) Musial. John graduated from Josephinum Pontifical College and continued his education at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA and Iona College in New Rochelle receiving his master’s degree. Mr. Musial also honorably served in the US Army.
John married the love of his life Loretta Rondini on October 5, 1963 at Mt. Carmel Church, Mt. Vernon, NY.
Mr. Musial was a senior vice president at Atlantic Bank in NY, NY, and completed his 56-year career at Putnam County Savings Bank in Brewster. John was an active parishioner of St. Lawrence O’Toole Church, Brewster, NY and a Eucharistic minister. He enjoyed traveling, visiting NYC with friends and family and his beach home in Daytona Beach. John enjoyed running into friends while shopping here and there especially Costco and BJ’s. One of his greatest passions in life were his 8 grandchildren.
Besides his wife Loretta of 55 years, John is survived by his three children; John G. Musial Jr and his wife Roseann of Newburgh, NY, Michael R. Musial and his wife Kathleen of Patterson, NY, Laura Cilento and her husband Ralph of Carmel, NY, his 8 grandchildren; Nicholas, Amanda, Giavanna, Stephanie, Sophia, Marina, Kaitlyn, and Kiera and his 4 sisters; Lucille Aloisi, Phyllis Kain, Carole Kolowitz and Kathy Paterra.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 10:00am at St. Lawrence O’Toole Church, Brewster, NY. Interment will follow at St. Lawrence O’Toole Cemetery, Brewster, NY. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Avenue, Brewster, NY from 4pm-8pm.
In lieu of flowers contributions in John’s memory may be made to St. Jude’s Children research hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.