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Municipal official , company executive

Cass Wojcik, American decorative supply company executive, retired municipal official. Decorated Bronze Star; recipient citation, Polish-American. Congress, 1971, 3d prize Art in Park, City of Oakiland Park, Florida.

Background

Wojcik, Cass was born in December 1920 in Rochester, New York, United States. Son of Emit M. and Casimira C. (Krawiecz) Wojcik.

Education

Student, Lawrence Institute of Technology, 1941—1943. Student, Yale University, 1943—1944. Student, United States School for European Personnel, Czech Republic, 1945.

Career

Owner National Florists Supply Company, Detroit, 1948—1988, National Decorative, Detroit, 1950—1989. Co-owner Creaton Center, 1955—1960, Wojcik Family Collection Collectqables Marketing, since 1995. Cons.-contractor hort-botanical design auto show displqays, television producers, designers and decorators.

With Southeast Mich Council Bouts Executive Communications. With United States Army, 1944-1946.

Membership

Nen, Regional Planning and Evaluation Council, 1969—1975. City-wide member Detroit Board Education, 1970—1975. Commissioner Detroit Public Schools Employees Retirement Commission, 1975.

Member Area Occupational Educational Commission, Educational Task Force. Chairman, grand marshal Annual General Pulaski Day Parade, Detroit, 1970—1971. Member Friends of Belle iSLE.

Member pastoral council Archdiocese of Detroit, ', 1983—1986, 1988—1992. Vice president research Bama College, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1989—1994. Vice chairman '13th Congressional District Republican Party Michigan, 1987—1991.

Elected Electoral College, 1988. Member of Michigan Heritage Council, International Platform Association, National Council Teacher Retirement, Municipal Finance Officers Association United States, National Council Great Cities Schools, Big Cities School Board Committee, National School Board Association, Michigan School Board Association, Southeast Michigan Council Governments, National Geography Society, Polish Century Club.

Connections

Married Lillian Leocadia Lendzion, September 25, 1948 (deceased January 2007). 1 child Robert Cass.

father:
Emit M. Wojcik

mother:
Casimira C. (Krawiecz) Wojcik

spouse:
Lillian Leocadia Lendzion

child:
Robert Cass Wojcik