Joseph A. Bilicki age 90, of Lima died 12:42 p.m., Monday Sept. 21, 2015 at Elmcroft. He was born June 19, 1925 in Wayne, MI to Sigmund and Helen Goralski Bilicki. He married Patricia Irene Bielecki who preceded him in death Aug. 20, 2011.
Joe had been an industrial engineer for Ford Motor Company and a longtime member of Hawthorne Hills Golf Club. They loved to winter in Arizona and he headed up the golf league there. As a longtime Michigan fan he was finally able to attend the Ohio State/Michigan game last year.
Survivors include 2 daughters: Kathy (Rick) Clement of Brooklyn, MI and Karen Wheeler of Batesburg, SC and 3 grandchildren: Lisa, Kelly and Kris.
He was preceded in death by a son: Joseph and a brother Leonard.
The family will receive friends 1- 2 p.m., Thursday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. The memorial service will follow at 2 and private burial will be at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be given to St. Vincent DePaul Food Bank and online condolences may be shared at BayliffAndSon.com
Date: Thursday, September 24, 2015
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm