William "Billy Jak" Jakielaszek 1952-2018

It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of Brother William "Billy Jak" Jakielaszek on Tuesday May 15, 2018. Brother Jakielaszek was a long-time member of Local 481, joining the Local in 1995. He worked in the Special Effects department on a variety of feature films and television productions over the years including Broad Squad, Captain Phillips, Here Comes the Boom, and The Fighter.  

Please keep the Jakielaszek family in your thoughts and prayers.

Visiting hours and funeral service information are below. You may find Brother Jakielaszek’s obituary here: https://keohane.com/services/william-c-billy-jak-jakielaszek/


Visiting Hours

Tuesday, May 22, 2018, 4-8 PM

McDonald Keohane Funeral Home

809 Main Street

South Weymouth, MA. 02190


Funeral Service

Wednesday, May 23, 2018, 9:30 AM

St. Albert the Great Church

1130 Washington St

Weymouth, MA 02189


In lieu of flowers please consider a donation in memory of Billy Jak to: The Home for Little Wanderers, 10 Guest Street, Boston, MA 02135; The Salvation Army, Massachusetts Division, 25 Shawmut Road, Canton, MA 02021; or New England Center and Home for Veterans, 17 Court Street, Boston, MA 02108

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