CUMBERLAND - Wallace "Buster" Emilianowicz, 86, of Cumberland, RI, died December 27 in Cincinnati, OH with family.
He was born March 2, 1927 in Pawtucket, RI. Wallace was married to the late Alberta (Kelleher) for 56 years.
Wallace was a WWII veteran. He worked at Collyer Wire as a supervisor for 45 years and retired in 1989. He was a member of the Barney-Merry Masonic Lodge for over 50 years.
He was survived by his son Edward, his daughter-in-law Judith, and his grandchildren Kimberly and Andrew. He was the brother of the late John Piuta, Edward, Michael, Betty Brown, Jenny Hill, Julia Brown, and Helen Richard.
A celebration of his life will be held Saturday, January 18 from 10am to noon at J.J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Rd, Rt. 122, Cumberland, RI. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Wounded Warrior Project.