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Francis Joseph Gajderowicz
Francis Joseph Gajderowicz

SUNSET BEACH — Francis Joseph Gajderowicz, 83, of Sunset Beach, North Carolina, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016, in the SECU Hospice House of Brunswick.

Mr. Gajderowicz was born on March 16, 1933, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to the late Paul Gajderowicz and Laura Zebrowski.

He spent 30 years as a beloved teacher with the Camden City Board of Education in New Jersey.

He was a member of The American Legion, VFW, and The Knights of Columbus. He spent his recreation as an active member of the Sandpiper Bay Men’s Golf Association and Sandpiper Bay Bowling league.

Surviving are his loving wife Dee; two daughters Michele Gajderowicz, of Philadelphia and Shari Cassel (Brian), of Philadelphia; and two beautiful granddaughters Emily and Addison Cassel.

A memorial mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016 at St. Brendan’s Catholic Church in Shallotte, N.C.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the SECU Hospice House of Brunswick, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401.

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