Tonawanda News


January 9, 2014

Michael Wallace Kisiel


Michael Wallace Kisiel, 76, of North Tonawanda, died unexpectedly on Saturday, January 4, 2014. Michael was the budget director at Niagara Community College for thirty-years, retiring May 5, 1994. He enjoyed life and travel and his Indy dog. His parents, Michael and Irene (nee Tomaszewski) Kisiel; and his brother, Dennis Kisiel predeceased him.
Michael is survived by his loving wife of forty-seven years, Jean (nee Fliss) Kisiel; son, Lieutenant Colonel James Michael (Mandy Lynn) Kisiel; brother, Donald (Karen) Kisiel; grandchildren, Shelby, Meghan and Sam Kisiel; and nieces and nephews.
Michaels family would like to personally thank the North Tonawanda Fire Department for their professionalism and everything they did for their husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend.
Relatives and friends please assemble at church. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 AM on Saturday, January 11, 2014 by Reverend John Posiewala at St. Jude the Apostle Parish, 800 Niagara Falls Blvd., North Tonawanda, NY. Following the Memorial Mass, everyone is invited for lunch at the parish hall. Flowers are graciously declined and memorials may be made in Michael's memory to North Tonawanda Fire Department, 495 Zimmerman Street, North Tonawanda 14120-4514 or Wounded Warrior Project, 370-7th Avenue, Suite 1802, New York, NY 10001 or donate online at Arrangements are under the direction of Colucci Funeral Home (692-4917) North Tonawanda.
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