Floyd Joseph Kruszka
Evans, GA – Floyd Joseph Kruszka, 92, husband of forty-seven years to the late Edith Wills Kruszka, entered into rest on Sunday, January 1, 2012.
Memorial services with Full Military Honors will be held Saturday, January 7, at 3:00 PM from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with Pastor Dewain French and Chaplain Willis Everett officiating.
Inurnment will follow at a later date in Michigan.
Mr. Kruszka, son of the late Michaelus and Maria Janowiak Kruszka, was born in Manistee, Michigan. He served in the United States Army in World War II and the Korean Conflict and retired as a First Sergeant. During his military career he earned numerous honors including a Bronze Star. He then served at the VA Medical Center where he retired as a nursing assistant. He was also an avid fan of Augusta State University basketball and baseball teams.
He is survived by his stepdaughter, Sheryl Merchant and her husband, Jim, of Winthrop, MA; grandchildren, Jimmy, Sherry, Mark, and Dawn; and several great grandchildren; his Georgia “family”, daughter and son-in-law, Sonja and Steve Kitchings, and grandchildren Donnie, Steven D, and Kalyn, all of Harlem, and Joyce Lifsey.
The family will receive friends Saturday, following the service, at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill RD, Augusta, GA 30906.