KUZNIA MARY C. (Nee LaBODA) born in 1917, passed away quietley on March 23, three days after her 94th birthday. Beloved wife of the late Henry S. Kuznia, also preceded in death by her parents Thomas LaBoda and Sophia Kusiak and her sister Margaret Carlson. Loving mother of Paul (Jacqueline), Julie (Gary) Rouse, Florence (Chuck) Bissell, and Ralph (Mary). Proud grandmother of Paul Jr., Pamela, Patrick, Paulette, Kevin, Dawn, Charlie, Angela and Michelle. Doting great grandmother of Kyle and Ava. Mary was a graduate of Cass Technical High School and served in the Women's Army Corps in World War II. Prior to marriage she was an employee of Parke-Davis Labs. She will be remembered for her creative talents as a crafter, seamstress, floral designer, cake decorator and gardener among many; but most of all for her love and dedication to family. Visitation Sunday 2-9 p.m. Scripture Service Sunday 7 p.m. at the David J. Wysocki Funeral Home, 29440 Ryan Rd. (1 block N. of 12 Mile Rd.) Warren. In state Monday 9:30 a.m. until 10 a.m. at St. Louise Catholic Church, 2500 12 Mile Rd. Interment Resurrection Cemetery.
LUKER FREDA Age 85, of Milford, March 24, 2011. Preceded in death by her beloved husband, Henry W. (d.2006), she is survived by her children, Dennis (Frances) Luker, Ronald Luker, Linda (Donald) Blouin; grandchildren, Brian Blouin, Daniel Luker, Kathryn Luker, and Kevin Blouin; sister, Edith (David) Verderber and many loving extended family members and dear friends. Funeral Services will be held at Christ Lutheran Church, 620 General Motors Road, Milford, on Monday, March 28th at 11 a.m. with Pastor Richard Pape officiating. Burial Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly. Friends may visit at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 404 E. Liberty, Milford, Sunday 4 - 8 p.m. Memorials may be made to Concordia University, Ann Arbor and Christ Lutheran Pre-school. For further information please call 248-684-6645 or visit www.LynchFuneralDirectors.com
McDONELL BRUNA Age 83 of Plymouth, March 24, 2011. Beloved wife of Gerald for 44 years. Dear mother of Don (Cheryl). Grandmother of Josh and Jeremiah. Visitation Sunday 2:30 - 8 p.m. at Vermeulen Funeral Home, 46401 W. Ann Arbor Rd. (btwn. Sheldon and Beck) Plymouth. Instate Monday, 10:00 a.m. until the 10:30 a.m. Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Good Counsel, 47650 North Territorial, (at Beck) Plymouth. To share a memory, please visit vermeulenfuneralhome.com
McKEAGUE DANIEL JAMES Age 64 of Berkley, passed away March 23, 2011. Beloved father of James (Federica) McKeague and Robert Wagner. Loving son of the late Mae (McKeague) Welker. Dear brother of Judy (Thomas) Gianino. Proud grandfather of Donovan and Damon. Also survived by four nieces and many loving great nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends Saturday 1 p.m. until the time of the funeral service 7 p.m. at the Sawyer-Fuller Funeral Home, 2125 12 Mile Rd.,(2 Blocks W. of Woodward) Berkley. Share your memories at www.sawyerfuller.com.
MLEJNEK ANNE E., died peacefully March 21, 2011 surrounded by the love of her family. She was 81 years of age. Beloved mother of Linda (Dennis) VanDeSteene, Michael (Sandy), Daniel (Michele) and Laura (Kevin) Sullivan; dearest mother-in-law of the late Janice; cherished grandmother of 14 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren; and sister of Don (Helen) Richards and the late Janice Potts. Visitation will be held in the Faulmann & Walsh Golden Rule Funeral Home, 32814 Utica Rd., Fraser on Friday 2-9 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m. Share memories at: www.faulmannwalsh.com
MOHR LEE R. 54, March 1, 2011. Survived by wife Robin, three children, parents Nick and Bev Mohr. Lee worked for Edward Bros. of Ann Arbor for 25 years. Memorial 11 a.m. March 26, 2011 at Lutheran Church of Redeemer, 1800 W. Maple Rd. Birmingham, MI.
OBRINGER JANE F., March 21, 2011, Age 90. Beloved wife of the late Robert U. for 65 years. Dear mother of Robert A. (Lauran), Daniel J. (the late Joanne), Therese M., Thomas H. (Carla), Claire O. Hamilton (Robert), and Grace J. Kurn (Jeffrey). Grandmother of Nora (Ivan), Martha, Joseph, Anne, Emily, Bridget, Charlotte, Heidi, Steven and Robert. Sister of Eileen Haas and Anne Sweeney, and the late Catherine Perchinske, Marie Slife, Charlotte McGraw and Thomas Reidy. Family will receive friends Sunday 4-8 p.m. at A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Home, 2600 Crooks Road (between Maple and Big Beaver) with Scripture Service Sunday 7 p.m. Funeral Mass Monday 10:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, 3400 S. Adams Rd (between South Blvd. and Auburn Rd). Visitation at church begins Monday 9:30 a.m. Memorial tributes to St. Vincent de Paul Society, Sacred Heart of the Hills Council or St. Joseph Academy, Cleveland, Ohio. View obituary and share memories at www.DesmondFuneralHome.com
PETIOT PAUL A. Age 89 of Taylor, MI. March 21, 2011. Loving husband of the late Helen. Beloved father of Rosalee Markland. Dearest grandpa of Athena, Timothy, Shon and Shannon. Dear friend of Elizabeth. Also survived by seven great grandchildren. Visitation Friday March 25, 2011 from 5-9 p.m. at the Taylor Chapel of Voran Funeral Home, 23750 Goddard Rd. (313) 291-1800. Funeral services Saturday 10:00 a.m. from the funeral home. Interment Oakland Hills Memorial Garden Cemetery. Obituary/Guest Book at www.voranfuneralhome.com
ROCKWELL CHERYL MARIE of Delray Beach, Florida and Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 23. She was 63. Cheryl will be remembered for her radiant personality and generous spirit. She brought beauty to the world around her, in part through her avid gardening and talent for interior decor. She found immense joy in helping other people and cared for others naturally with great patience and goodwill. Cheryl is survived by her husband, Bruce Rockwell; her son, Robert Phillips; her daughter, Shawn (Fred) Delmhorst; her stepsons Jeff, Chris (Cynthia) and Alex (Allyson) Rockwell; her grandson, Zachary Rockwell; and her granddaughters, Emma Rockwell and Millie Delmhorst. She also is survived by her brothers, William (Joanne) Harrington and John (Betsy) Harrington; her sister, Hollis Krupa; and many loving nieces and nephews. A visitation will be held on Saturday, March 26th from 2-5 p.m. in Miller Hall at Christ Church, 61 Grosse Pointe Blvd., Grosse Pointe Farms. A memorial service will be held on Sunday, March 27th at 2 p.m. at Christ Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Detroit Institute for Children, 5447 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, MI 48202. Light a candle and share a memory at: www.verheyden.org
ROCOSKY EDWARD R. Age 66, March 23 2011. Beloved husband of Barbara. Loving father of Kurt (Amanda) Rocosky. Brother of Brian (Claudia) Rocosky. Also, many nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral at St. Columban Church, 1775 E. Melton, Birm-ingham, Monday 10 a.m. Friends may visit at church beginning at 9:30 a.m. Memorials appreciated to American Cancer Society Relay for Life. Obituary and condolences at lynchfuneraldirectors.com