David B. Radzik, 64, of Sutton, passed away on January 11, 2024 after a courageous battle with cancer.
David was born on April 30, 1959, and he grew up in Uxbridge, MA. He was a graduate of Mount Saint Charles Academy in Woonsocket, RI, class of 1977. After graduating, he entered the construction trade and was a member of Iron Workers Local 7. He was a meticulous craftsman and took immense pride in his many projects, at work and at home.
In 1983, David moved to Sutton with his wife, Diane, and started a family. They had two children together, Nicole and Jacob, and celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary this past September. David loved his family and they were his pride and joy, especially his four grandchildren who he loved dearly.
David enjoyed the outdoors and all of New England’s seasons. During the winter he looked forward to snowmobiling, and in the spring he liked to hike with his grandchildren to look for lady slippers. In the summer, he looked forward to family camping trips, and in the fall he and Diane would often take in the foliage during motorcycle rides.
David was a passionate sports fan. He loved Boston’s sports teams, especially the New England Patriots. He was also a motorsports fan and enjoyed watching Nascar. During the winter, most of his weekends were spent traveling all over northern New England to watch his son race vintage snowmobiles.
David is survived by his loving wife, Diane Radzik; his daughter, Nicole Casey and her husband, Tom Casey of Sutton, MA; his son, Jacob Radzik and his wife, Katrina Radzik of Oxford, MA; his grandchildren, Layla Casey, Charlotte Casey, William Radzik, and Wyatt Casey; his father, Charles Radzik; his siblings, Dennis Radzik, Michael Radzik, Paul Radzik, and Donna Harper; and many other relatives and friends. David is predeceased by his mother, Rita Radzik.
Family and friends are invited to attend David’s funeral on Thursday, January 18th at 11:00 AM at Assumption Catholic Church,12 Waters Street, Millbury, MA. Following the funeral, he will be laid to rest at St Mary’s Cemetery in Uxbridge, MA.
Loved ones are also invited to attend a gathering to celebrate his life on Thursday, January 18th from 1:30-3:00 PM at the Parish Hall at St Mary’s Catholic Church, 77 Mendon Street, Uxbridge, MA.
In lieu of flowers, gifts may be made in David’s memory to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute to support cancer research and patient care at: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284 or via https://dana-farber.org/gift