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OSSY RITA BANDYK Beloved wife of the late Louis. Dear mother of Paul, Michael (Sherry), the late Thomas (Marilyn), and the late Mary Elizabeth. Grandmother of Michael and Elizabeth (James). Predeceased by five brothers and sisters and survived by Josephine, Joan, Frances, Teresa, and many nieces and nephews. Rita embraced the last week of her life and touched the hearts of the many family and friends who came to celebrate her life under the loving care of Henry Ford Hospice for which we are eternally grateful. Visitation Friday 2-8 p.m. with Rosary at 4 p.m. at the Don Graham Funeral Home, 1005 Junction at Fisher Fwy. Visitation Saturday 9:30 a.m. at Holy Redeemer Church with Mass at 10 a.m. Memorials may be made to the Father Solanus Casey Guild or the Felician Sisters.

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Rita Marie Robinson02/21/2013

Aunt Rita, So many childhood memories, laughter and fun at our pool with my mom and dad, you, Uncle Lou and the Ossy boy cousins! So much joy - that's how I will always remember you. I had the pleasure of calling you every May 22 in honor of St. Rita. Give her a hug for me in heaven,OK? I miss and love you and you will always be in my heart. With tears of sadness and joy knowing how much you wanted to be with Our Lord. Your namesake and niece, Rita Marie

Mary Ann Rohde02/21/2013

My sweet Aunt Rita, When I think of you, I see your sparkling, laughing eyes. Even when you were sad your eyes still sparkled.I have loved you since I was a toddler. I cherished coming to Busia's house when you, Aunt Fran,and Aunt Teresa lived there.If I were lucky, you'd be baking your special peanut butter cookies and you'd let me make the fork indendations. I'll always love you and hold you in a special part of my heart. May God hold you in many hugs. Your Flower Girl.

Monique Young02/22/2013

I would like to send expressions of sympathy to the entire Ossy family.

Dwight Harris02/22/2013

I express my greatest sympathy to the Ossy family.

Susan Lesko Klee02/23/2013

Dearest Rita, You were a Gem to my Mom for so many years. I enjoyed the stories that you shared with one another, and Mom shared with me. I remember the last time I saw you with Mom, we munched on Duly's hot dogs and donuts, such a fun visit for each of us. Hug our Mom for us, I'm sure you will find her at a bingo game in Heaven, she will be at the head of the table! Good-bye Sweet Friend. Love, Susan Lesko Klee ( Dorothy's daughter )

Ruth Feeley02/23/2013

Dear Aunt Rita, I will always remember your laughter. May you rest in peace. My heart is filled with sorrow. You will be missed by many. May your sons find comfort in knowing how many friends and family loved you and share in their loss.Love always to my aunt and godmother. Ruth

Joan & Ken Schroka02/24/2013

There are so many happy and funny memories of Rita and Lou at Fran & Bob's. We have missed you. To your family we are so sorry for your loss.

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