Katherine Miazga

The Johnson Chapel flag has been lowered to half-staff in memory of Katherine Miazga, who died Sunday, Jan. 21.

Katherine Miazga was the wife of Louis J. Miazga, who worked for the college as a custodian from 1969 until his retirement in 1981. He passed away in 2002.

Mrs. Miazga is survived by her children, Louis J. Miazga Jr., Raymond S. Miazga and Sally A. Mowduk, four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren, her siblings Virginia Kielbowicz and Adeline Zaskey and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, Jan. 27, at the Czelusniak Funeral Home of Northampton at 8 a.m., followed by a Liturgy of Christian Burial at 9 a.m. in Most Holy Redeemer Church, with burial in Holy Rosary Cemetery, Hadley. Calling hours at the funeral home will be Friday afternoon from 4 to 7 p.m. Donations in Mrs. Miazga's memory may be made to the Cemetery Fund, c/o Most Holy Redeemer Church, 120 Russell St., Hadley, MA 01035, or to the Council on Aging in Hadley, 46 Middle St., Hadley, MA 01035.