Joseph J. Belczak, retired North Tonawanda Fire Chief and Past President of the State Association of Fire Chiefs, passed away on June 13, 2016, following a brief illness.
Beloved husband of 69 years to Irene (nee Gabrys) Belczak; loving father of Joseph (Lorraine), Michael (Ann) Belczak, Barbara (Vincent) Pecoraro and Patricia (Mark) Wieclaw; brother of Mary Bromka, Regina (Charles) Foti, Florence Symes, late Felix and late Casimer Belczak; also survived by ten grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
Friends may call on Thursday from 2-8 PM at the WATTENGEL FUNERAL HOME, 533 Meadow Dr., North Tonawanda. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday at 9:30 AM from Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish, 626 Oliver St., North Tonawanda (Please assemble at church). Entombment Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
Online guest registry at wattengel.com.
Published on  June 14, 2016