ORONO – Daniel A. Placzek, 56, of 37 Hillside St., died Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2004, at home. He was born in Westfield, and attended local schools and was 1965 graduate of Westfield High School. He received his bachelor’s of science degree in chemistry from the University of Maine in Orono in 1969. Daniel worked as a scuba diver, where he dove for scallops off the coast of Maine. He lived in Orono since 1965. He also enjoyed fishing and gardening. He leaves his parents, Frederick and Rose (Wojcik) Placzek of Westfield; a sister, Jane Borsetti and her husband, Michael Borsetti, of Sebago; a niece, Moriah E. Borsetti; and a nephew, Gunner P. Borsetti; and several aunts and uncles. The funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at the Firtion-Adams Funeral Home, 76 Broad St., Westfield, with burial in St. Joseph’s National Catholic Cemetery. Calling hours will precede the service from 9-11 a.m. Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701 or to the St. Joseph’s Building Fund, 73 Main St., Westfield, Mass. Firtionadams.com
DANIEL A. PLACZEK
Posted Sept. 25, 2008, at 11:14 p.m.