George Paul Bosnak, 87, of Ivoryton, passed away peacefully on February 17, 2019. He was born June 15, 1931 in Amburst, PA to the late John and Mary (Liga) Bosnak. George is survived by his loving wife of over 61 years, Angela (Ranelli) Bosnak and two children, Christiana Fusari and her husband Robert, of Old Lyme, and Eric Bosnak and his wife Lesley, of Centerbrook, along with one grandson, Robby Fusari III. George is also survived by his brother, Joseph Bosnak and his wife Donna of Woodbury, TN and numerous nieces/nephews, great nieces/nephews and great-great nieces/nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Peter Bosnak, John Bosnak, Nicholas Bosnak, Sonia Attanasio, Marie Maloney, Susan Falco and Helen Shultz.
George proudly served the U.S. Army in Japan during the Korean conflict. He was employed by Southern New England Telephone Company for 35 years. He was a member of the Experimental Aviation Association, designing and building his own glider, and loved to indulge his artistic side with pen and ink drawings. He will be sorely missed by the friends and family who loved him so much.
Family and friends are invited to meet and attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. in St. John’s Roman Catholic Church, 161 Main Street, Old Saybrook with Committal to follow at Resurrection Cemetery, Westbrook. Funeral services are under the care of Clancy-Palumbo Funeral Home, 43 Kirkham Ave., East Haven CT.
In lieu of flowers, please make donation to Essex Ambulance Association, P.O. Box 233, Ivoryton, CT 06442 or Essex Fire Department, Co. 1, P.O. Box 786, Essex , CT 06426 in memory of George Paul Bosnak.