Joseph Belusar

BELUSAR, Joseph Andrew, 87, died Wednesday, March 20, 2013, in Rogers City after a battle with cancer.

He is survived by his wife, Evangeline; three sons, Joe (Nancy) of Sterling Heights, John of Alpena and Mark of Rogers City; four daughters, Rose (Art) Bronikowski of Posen, Barbara Johnson of North Carolina, Paula Merrill (Craig MacNeil) of Alpena and Valerie (Tim) Peacock of Rogers City; 19 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; a brother, Donald Belusar of Posen; and many nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at the Brietzke Funeral Home on Sunday from 3-8 p.m. where the Knights of Columbus will recite the rosary at 6:45 p.m. followed by a parish prayer service at 7 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be Monday at 11 a.m. at St. Ignatius Catholic Church with Rev. Arthur Duchnowicz officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery in the spring.