Richard Bialczyk of Jerome, MI went home to be with the Lord, Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at Henry Ford Allegiance Health, age 79 years. He was the son of Stella and Theodore Bialczyk, born December 3, 1941 in Detroit, MI. Richard is survived by his four children, Lisa (Thomas) Bachman Jr., David Bialczyk, Bridget (Michael) Murphy, and Eric (Mindy) Bialczyk; eight grandchildren, Tyler, Megan, Luke, Jacob, Jack, Beau, Grace, and Jonah; brother, Fred (Angela) Bialczyk; several nieces, nephews, cousins. Richard was preceded in death by his wife of 45 years Marilyn and his parents.
Richard was involved in the credit union movement for over 35 years where he retired as the President/CEO of Educators and Employees Credit Union along with being the past chairman of CUCorp, a division of the Michigan Credit Union League. Richard was also a devout Catholic where he was a member of the Society of St. Vincent DePaul.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Rita Catholic Church, 10720 Hayes Rd., Clarklake, MI, Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at 11:00 a.m., Reverend Thomas Helfrich officiating, interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, 25800 W. 10 Mile Rd., Southfield, MI. 48037 at 2:00p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the Society of St. Vincent de Paul St. Rita Conference, 10516 Hayes Road, Clarklake, MI. Visitation will be held at the Watson Funeral Chapel, 2590 Spring Arbor Road, Jackson, MI on Monday, October 18, 2021 at 5-8 p.m. with a Rosary at 7:30p.m. and at the Church Tuesday, from 10a.m. until the time of service.