ALBERT P. MOCNIAK, 87, passed away March
4, 2013. Beloved husband of the late Stella (nee Buczkiewicz); dearest
father of the late Howard and Robert E. Lee; dear grandfather of Deborah
(Chris) McKenna and Richard Lee; great-grandfather of Mary Grace Fasulo
Lee; brother of the late Joseph and John (Marilyn); brother-in-law of
Ted and Elsie Buczkiewicz; dear uncle and great-uncle of many.
Past Post Commander of P.L.A.V. [Polish Legion of American
Veterans] Roosevelt Post 58, member of Knights of Columbus Trinity
Council 4217, American Legion Post 572 and the Ukrainian American
Veterans Post 24.
Mass of Christian Burial St. Francis De Sales Catholic Church,
(State and Snow Rds.), Parma on Saturday, March 9 at 10 a.m.
Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. The family will receive friends in
the TOMON & SONS FUNERAL HOME, 4772 PEARL RD. (N. OF BROOKPARK RD.),
CLEVELAND ON FRIDAY FROM 4-8 P.M. In lieu of flowers, family suggests
contributions to P.L.A.V. Post 58 or St. Augustine Hunger Center in
memory of Al. P.L.A.V. Post 58 Final Salute, Friday evening at 7 p.m.
[courtesy of Bryan Fields]
Grave marker for Albert P. Mocniak in
Holy Cross Cemetery, Brook Park (Cuyahoga county), Ohio.
Albert enlisted in the Army at New Cumberland, PA on 23
This small news article appeared in the Wilkes Barre
Times Leader, Wilkes Barre, PA on 30 June 1945 announcing that Albert
had completed jump school and earned his parachutist badge.
Pvt Mocniak left the U.S. on a troopship on 31
Pennsylvania WWII Veterans Bonus
application submitted by Albert on 9 February 1950 details his service
He was credited with 7
months of domestic duty and 13 months overseas for a total bonus of