Bay City, Michigan
Louis F. Lewandowski was called home by his Heavenly Father on Wednesday, August 26, 2015 surrounded by his family at the Assisted Living Home at the age of 90. He was born June 7, 1925 in Bay City to the late Andrew and Sarah (Gwizdala) Lewandowski. Louis served our country in the United States Army Air Force. He married the former Eileen G. LeFevre October 4, 1952 in St. Joseph Church. She predeceased him November 24, 2008. Louis worked at the U.S. Postal Service for many years before retiring. During his time with the Postal Service Louis started his own company called Lee’s Awning and had it from 1962 to 1995. He was a member of Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish – St. Hyacinth Church, St. Vincent DePaul Society, St. Stan’s A.C., K of C St. Stephen Council #4102, American Legion Post # 18 and the P.L.A.V. Louis was an avid golfer, he enjoyed going blueberry picking and truly enjoyed watching college football, the Detroit Tigers and the Lions. Surviving are four children; Andy Lewandowski, Jeanne (Gerald) Henderson, Peggy (Tom) Gielda, Judy Hirschfield, five grandchildren; Ben (Liz) Gielda, Elizabeth and Timothy Henderson, Ryan and Kyle Hirschfield and a great-granddaughter, Audrey Gielda. He was predeceased by a son, Peter Lewandowski, four brothers and five sisters.
A special thanks to the staff at Sheffield Bay, McLaren Bay Region and McLaren Hospice for their compassionate care. Funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday, August 29, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. from Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish – St. Hyacinth Church. Fr. Rick Filary will officiate with burial in St. Stanislaus Cemetery under the auspices of the Bay County Veteran’s Council. Friends may call at the Ambrose Funeral Home on Friday from 3 – 8 p.m. and at the church on Saturday after 9:00 a.m. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider St. Vincent DePaul Society – Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish or Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish – St. Hyacinth Church.