Chester J. Giza, 80, of Ludlow, passed away on Wednesday, February 26, 2020. Son of the late Henry and Rose (Sternala) Giza, Chet was born in Wilbraham on August 19, 1939. A graduate of Ludlow High School, Chet proudly served in the U.S. Air Force during the Berlin Air Lift. He owned and operated Harmony Springs Beverage Co in Ludlow for many years. He was a devout and active communicant of Christ the King Church. Chet was active in the community serving as a Town Meeting Precinct representative for many years.
Chet is survived by his daughter Anne Clement and her husband Donald and his son Gregory Giza all of Melbourne, FL; his brothers Paul, Edward and Andrew Giza; his sisters Gladys Pezcka, Alice Wysocki and Barbara Sawka. He also leaves his 6 beloved grandchildren Krystal, Nicholas, Justin, Ashley, Angaela and Zachary and 6 great-grandchildren Valerie, Sienna, Alexander, Anthony, Celeste and Noah. Sadly, he was predeceased by his wife Helen (Mondry) Giza, his daughter Stephanie Flebotte-Giza and his brother Henry Giza.
All services are private. There are no calling hours. Donations in Chet’s memory may be made to Christ the King Church, 41 Warsaw Ave., Ludlow, MA 01056. Kapinos-Mazur Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.