Darcy was born and raised in South Bend, Indiana near the University of Notre Dame. Born to Benny and Evelyn Pajak, he has one younger sister. After graduating from high school, he enrolled and graduated from the School of Business at Indiana University. He held different leadership positions with his corporate employer which brought his family to Wooster and became a Parishioner over thirty years ago. Their daughters who all graduated from college are married and mothers bringing him great joy.
Darcy has been very active in many community organizations as well as St. Mary. Prior to retirement, he led their family business interests with his wife Faline. In his time away from "helping our Parish" he walks daily, enjoys their grandchildren, does caregiving, likes to read, travel and relax at their lake cottage.