Alicia Lynn Brdek, 68, of the city’s west side, passed away early Tuesday evening, November 13, 2018, at Humility House in Austintown after a courageous battle with Alzheimer’s Disease.
Alicia was born August 30, 1950, in Youngstown, a daughter of the late Mason Sherman and Doris Leonhart Dyer and was a lifelong Ohio resident
She was a 1968 graduate of Austintown Fitch High School and was a homemaker who worked various jobs outside the home, including at Kmart in Austintown and at RGIS Inventories.
Mrs. Brdek was a lifelong member of Austintown Community Church.
She enjoyed gardening, sewing, reading and spending time with her family.
Alicia leaves her husband of 44 years, George J. Brdek, whom she married August 17, 1974; four children, Samantha F. Brdek-Slocum (Andrew) of Ann Arbor, Michigan, George J., Jr. (Marie) Brdek of Austintown, Andrea Virginia Brdek (Aaron Jenson) of Madison, Wisconsin and Cassandra J. Brdek of Moline, Illinois; four grandchildren, Adam M. Brdek, Brooke A. Brdek, Joseph T. Slocum and Evelyn M. Slocum and four siblings, John (Josephine) Dyer of Lordstown, David (Linda) Dyer of Virginia Beach, Dennis (Edys) Dyer of Berlin Center and Susan (Art) Cargil of Struthers.
Family and friends may call from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Friday, November 16, at Kinnick Funeral Home, 477 N. Meridian Road, Youngstown.
Funeral services will take place Saturday, November 17, at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home.
Interment will follow at Green Haven Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made in Alicia’s name to the Alzheimer Association.
Special thanks from the Brdek family to the staff with Humility House for the kindness shown and care given to Alicia over the past ten months.
Please visit kinnickfuneralhome.com to send condolences online to Alicia’s family.