It is with a heavy heart that we inform you that John Allen Bielawski passed away on Saturday, July 6, 2019. John was born in Charleston, South Carolina on July 8, 1956. He is survived by his parents, Ralph and Theresa, his sisters, Catherine (Bill) Stonehouse, Janet (Bill) Martin, nephew William Stonehouse, nieces Sarah Stonehouse, Cassidee Martin, and Cheyenne Martin. John is also survived by his aunt Dolly (Ralph) Beyer, uncle Edward (Betty) Gregory, aunt Bernice Gregory and many cousins. John was predeceased by his grandparents Dr. Eugene and Wanda Bielawski and Edward and Catherine Gregory, and uncles George and Dr. Sal (Judy) Gregory.
John was a 1974 graduate of Fraser High School (FHS). He was a member of the FHS marching and symphony band. John attended the University of Michigan (UofM) in the fall of 1974. He received his Electrical & Electronic Engineering (EEE) degree in December of 1978. While at Michigan, John was a member of the marching band and after graduation, was a participant of the Alumni Band for 35 years. In January of 1979, John moved to California to start his career at Fairchild Semiconductor as a Biopolar RAM IC Design Engineer. He also worked at Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) as Senior Design Engineer and at National Semiconductor as Staff Engineer, Circuit Design. Additionally, he worked at Analog IC Design as a consultant since 2017. John received many awards in the semiconductor industry and was published.
The family is having a private funeral Mass at St. Malachy Catholic Church in Sterling Heights, Michigan and a private burial at Cadillac Memorial Gardens East.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to:
University of Michigan/Revelli Hall, 350 East Hoover, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104, Attn: Kimberly Baumgartner, Memo Line: In memory of John Bielawski
St. Brother Albert Chmielowski Polish Mission, 10250 Clayton Road, San Jose, California 95127, (408) 251-8490, In memory of John Bielawski