Joseph Alec Dawiczyki

Joseph Alec Dawiczyki, 92, of Franklin, passed away Friday, March 3, 2017. 

Born in Terryville, Connecticut, he was the son of the late Walenty Dawiczyki and Dorota Kornieski Dawiczyki. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Julia; his second wife, Ruth; and 11 brothers and sisters, Steven, Walter, Frank, Aloysius, John, Edward, Rose, Helen, Pauline, Dorothy and Marianna. 

Joseph was a U.S. Army veteran and served during World War II. He loved to fish and was a member of First Baptist Church. 

He is survived by two daughters, June Danis and husband Peter of Terryville, and Judy Stockinger of Franklin; two stepsons, Dennis Mogan and wife Faith of Maine, and David Mogan and wife Michelle of Florida; three grandchildren, Alex and Adam Danis, and Nathan Mogan; three great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. 

A memorial service was held Thursday, March 9 at First Baptist Church. Dr. Robert Brown will officiated with full military rites conducted by VFW Post 7339 and American Legion Post 108. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to First Baptist Church, 69 Iotla St., Franklin, NC 28734. 

Macon Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Online condolences can be made at


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