Howard Michnick, 78

Howard Michnick, 78, a resident of Oswego, passed away August 7, 2011 at Oswego Hospital, surrounded by his loving family.

Born in Bronx, NY, he was the son of the late Albert and Rose (Cohen) Michnick.

Howard retired as a sales manager for H&C Wallace Realty in 1997 and prior to that he owned his own carpet company, San-Bar Carpet and his own realty company, Michnick Realty.

He was an avid fisherman and loved cooking, computers, dogs, and especially loved spending time with his family.

Surviving are two sons, Robert (Debi) Michnick of Princeton, TX and Mark (Sandy Race) Michnick of Syracuse, NY; his three daughters, Karen (Bob) Bauer of Huntington Beach, CA, Kim (Deke) Smith of Callahan, FL, Marjorie (Bill) Sincavage of Oswego, NY; one sister, Beryl Michnick of Flushing, NY; 10 grandchildren and 2 step-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his wife, Carol (Bennett) Michnick.

Calling hours will be 5-7pm Wednesday, August 10th at Nelson Funeral Home, 11 W. Albany St, Oswego.

Funeral Services will be held 7pm, following calling hours. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Oswego County SPCA?PO BOX 442 Fulton, NY 13069.

Online condolences may be made at www.nelson-funeralhome.com