Mr. Cmela was born on March 18, 1941, in Newport, NYY. He was the son of the late William and Katherine Zastawany Cmela.
Mr. Cmela was formerly a Baker for a Bakery in California and Utica, NY; had previously been employed at the manager at Pizza Magic in Cadiz; and was of the Catholic Faith.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Robert Cmela; two brothers, Billy Cmela and Edward Cmela; and a sister, Delores Cmela.
Survivors include his wife of 43 years, Kathy Cmela, of Cadiz; two sons and daughters-in-law, Christopher Grant and Nancy Cmela of Wilmore, Ky., and Floyd William and Michelle Cmela of Clitherall, Minn.; a daughter, Sabrina Cmela of Cadiz; a brother, Kenneth Midura of Booneville, NY; a sister, Sandra Midura of Clarksville, Tenn.; and five grandchildren, Victor Cmela and Dimas Cmela, both of Cadiz, Dakota Cmela and Cheyenne Cmela, both of Wilmore, Ky., and Brandon Cmela of Clitherall, Minn.; and several nieces and nephews.