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Mary Michalak

Mary Melanie "Melanie" Michalak

Monday, June 21st, 1954 - Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020
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Mary ‘Melanie’ Michalak, age 65, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at INOVA Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, Virginia.

She was born June 21, 1954 in Indiana, to Chester and Mary (Sztukowski) Sikora. Melanie is preceded in death by her husband Raymond Michalak and their youngest daughter Kristen; parents (Chester and Mary Sikora); and brothers (Martin and Sylvester Sikora). She leaves behind a daughter, Rebecca Powers (Matthew; grandchildren Samantha and Sawyer); siblings Peter (Janet), Rose (Thomas), Jim (Lucy), Margaret “Peggy” (Kent), Tom (Betty), Chester (Connie), Michael, Edward, and Joseph (Autumn).

In lieu of flowers the family is asking for donations online at INOVA designated to the Heart and Vascular Institute; or mailed to INOVA Health Foundation, ATTN Gift Administration, 8110 Gatehouse Rd., Ste 200 East, Falls Church, VA 22042.

The viewing is scheduled for Monday, March 9, 2020 from 5:00pm-7:00pm at Baker-Post Funeral Home, 10001 Nokesville Rd., Manassas, VA.

The funeral service is scheduled for Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at 11:00am at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 18825 Fuller Heights Rd., Triangle, VA.

Interment will be at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.

Please sign the guest book at www.bakerpostfh.com.
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  • Visitation

    Monday, March 9th, 2020 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Monday, March 9th, 2020 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Baker-Post Funeral Home & Cremation Center
    10001 Nokesville Road
    MANASSAS, VA 20110
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  • Service

    St. Francis of Assisi
    18825 Fuller Heights Rd.
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    Fr. John O'Connor
  • Interment

    Arlington National Cemetery
    Arlington, VA


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Sheila Flood

Posted at 10:01pm
My sincere condolences to all of Mels family.🙏🏻🙏🏻 Mel was a dear friend for many, many years and I am really going to miss her. I know how close she was to all her family and my heart really breaks for all of you. Keeping all of you in my prayers. Love you Mel, RIP.

Mike and Sherry Michalak

Posted at 07:02pm
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
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Dawn Sabau

Posted at 11:07am
Melanie was a lovely lady and a great friend to my sister Debbie. God bless her soul and comfort her family. ✝️♥️ Dawn Sabau

Cindy Shreffler

Posted at 10:31am
Thoughts and prayers to all the family and friends ~
Sincerely ~ Cindy (Marlatt) Shreffler
Morton High School ~ Class of 1972

Paula Kraus

Posted at 03:22pm
R.I.P. Melanie!! You will always remain in our thoughts and prayers.
Deepest sympathy to her daughter & family, siblings,
and friends.
Paula & Greg Kraus

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