October 23, 1937 - December 22, 2021
Walter “Mezzie” Mierzejewski, of Pittsfield, passed away on Tuesday, December 22, 2021, just two months after celebrating his 84th birthday, following a courageous battle with Covid-19. Born in Pittsfield, MA, October 23, 1937, the son of the late Wactawus and Mary Ruszczyk Mierzejewski, he graduated from Pittsfield High School. For the majority of his career, Walter was employed by General Electric, most recently working as an inspector. It was there that he retired after 25 years of dedicated service. Before his time at GE, Walter was a carpenter by trade. His hands built both his residence as well as his daughter’s, making each not only a house, but a home crafted with love. He was an avid gardener and a skilled wood crafter. Walter was a member of the Italian American Club as well as the Polish Falcons, where he enjoyed playing a good game of cribbage and shuffleboard. Walter is survived by his beloved wife of 61 years, the former Beverly Scace, whom he married on September 24, 1960. He leaves behind his two children, Scott Mierzejewski and Heather Mierzejewski (Adam LaCasse), as well as his grandchildren, Felicia Williams (Randy), and Samantha Mierzejewski (fiancé, Marwan Saadeh). Walter is also survived by his great grandchildren, Christian, Carter, twins Alahna and Alden, and Randy Jr.. Funeral Notice:Funeral services for Mr. Walter “Mezzie” Mierzejewski will be private. Public calling hours will be Monday, January 3, 2022, from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m. at the Dwyer Funeral Home, 776 North Street, Pittsfield MA 01201. All are welcome to join Walter’s family for a meal to directly follow at the Polish Falcon Club, 32 Bel Air Avenue, Pittsfield MA 01201. Due to the recent rise in Covid cases, to best ensure everybody's health, all who attend these services will be required to wear face masks. In lieu of flowers, donations in Walter’s memory can be made to the Polish Falcon’s Youth Club, 32 Bel Air Ave, Pittsfield MA 01201, or the Berkshire Humane Society, 214 Barker Road, Pittsfield MA 01201.
Walter “Mezzie” Mierzejewski, of Pittsfield, passed away on Tuesday, December 22, 2021, just two months after celebrating his 84th birthday, following a courageous battle with Covid-19. Born in Pittsfield, MA, October 23, 1937, the... View Obituary & Service Information
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