Archive for the ‘Ambrose Obituaries’ Category

Mary V. Netkowski “Mamie”

Friday, January 23rd, 2015

netkowski-photo113Mary “Mamie” Netkowski was called home to be with the Lord on Thursday January 22, 2015 at McLaren Bay Region age 99 years.  She was born July 27, 1915 in Bay City to the late Stephen A. and Mary (Madajski) Kaznowski.  Mary married Eugene P. Netkowski April 24, 1937 in St. Stanislaus Kostka Church and he predeceased her May 14, 1983.  She was a member of Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish – St. Stanislaus Kostka Church, Rosary/Altar Sodality group # 3, Senior Citizens, Felician Sister’s Auxiliary and the League of Catholic Women and Men.  Mamie enjoyed working on Crossword puzzles and playing bingo.

 

Surviving is a son, Eugene K. Netkowski, a daughter in-law, Sally Netkowski, six grandchildren and many great – grandchildren.  Also surviving are two sisters and a brother; Julie Piesik, Theresa Weber, Erwin (Donna) Kaznowski, a brother in-law, Clarence Mikolajczak and a sister in –law, Rose Kaznowski.  She was predeceased by two sons and a daughter in – law; David A., Paul D. and Kathleen Netkowski, two sisters and six brothers; Eva Slezak, Joan Mikolajczak, Clemens, John, Stephen, Stanley, Adolph and Leo Kaznowski.

 

Funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday January 26, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. from Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish – St. Stanislaus Kostka Church.  Fr. Rick Filary will officiate with private burial in St. Patrick Cemetery.  Friends may call at the Ambrose Funeral Home on Sunday from 2 – 5 and 6 – 8 p.m. and at the church on Monday after 9:00 a.m.  Members of St. Stanislaus Rosary/Altar Society, Senior Citizens and the Felician Sister’s Auxiliary will pray the rosary at 2:00 p.m. Sunday followed by a parish vigil service for Mamie at 7:00 p.m.  Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider family wishes.

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Germaine M. Dybilas (Puszykowski)

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Ubly, Michigan

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Germaine passed away Monday, January 19, 2015 at Courtney Manor in Bad Axe after a courageous battle with Lou Gehrig’s disease, age 80.  She was born May 11, 1934 in Saginaw, Michigan to the late Mitchel and Victoria (Walkowiak) Puszykowski.  She married Joseph Dybilas on November 6, 1954 in St. Rita’s Catholic Church in Saginaw.  Together they were blessed with 57 years of marriage until Joseph’s passing on December 27, 2011.  She worked at Thumb Office Supply many years ago and with her husband Joseph owned and operated a dairy farm in Ubly until 1983 and were long time members of Good Shepherd Parish-St. John the Ev. Catholic Church and Christian Mothers.  Germaine was a lector at church and enjoyed cooking, gardening, playing cards, bingo, traveling, going on casino trips, walking through the woods, knitting, sewing, and baking for her grandchildren.  She also enjoyed feeding her orioles and hummingbirds, fishing, canning, collecting lighthouses, and antique toys.  Germaine was a very self-sufficient lady and took great pride in her family, especially her grandchildren.

Surviving are three children: Stephen (Carol) Dybilas, Paul Dybilas and Kathy (Russ) Esther, nine grandchildren: Ashley (Garrett) McLean, Deric (Katie) Esther, Ashley Dybilas, Carissa Dybilas, Joseph Dybilas, Brianne Dybilas, Brock, Connor and Dakota Esther, two great – grandchildren: Kyler Ridgeway, Mason Esther, two brothers, John “Jack” (Carol) Puszykowski and Dr. Robert (Nancy) Puszykowski, one sister in-law, Josephine Wolschlager and special family friends: Ben Long, James Harnish, Carol Van Erp, the Miller and Yoder families, many nieces and nephews.  Germaine was predeceased by infant daughters: Delphine, Michele, Jane, Judith and Geanine, her father and mother in-law, Jan (Maryanna) Dybilas and sisters and brothers in-law: Irene (Ed) Sieradzki, Sabina (Daniel) Guigar, Nora (Joseph) Peters and Joseph Wolschlager.

Per Germaine’s wishes, cremation has taken place.  The Funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 11:00am at Good Shepherd Parish-St. John the Ev. Catholic Church, Ubly.  Fr. Charles Hammond will celebrate Mass and private inurnment will take place at a later date at St. Columbkille Cemetery.  Friends may call at the church only on Friday, January 30, 2015 from 7:00 to 9:00pm and Saturday after 10:00am.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Courtney Manor in Bad Axe.  www.ambrosefuneralchapel.com

Cyril “Cy” Suchodolski

Sunday, January 18th, 2015

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Cy was called home to be with the Lord on Saturday January 17, 2015 at the Bay Shores Nursing Center at the age of 95.  He was born May 1, 1919 in Bay City to the late Walter Sr. and Martha (Mrozinski) Suchodolski.  Cy served in the U.S. Army and was very proud to serve his country from 1941 – 1945 in the Pacific Theater.  He worked at Bay City Chevrolet for 30 years before retiring in 1978.  Cy was a member of Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish – St. Hyacinth Church.  He enjoyed bowling, taking walks but his favorite was going to Frankenmuth enjoying a good chicken dinner.

 

Surviving is a brother and a sister, Walter (Lorraine) Suchodolski, Helen Streu; one nephew and four nieces, Jackie (Roger) Faupel, Tom (Carol) Huiskens, Mary Ellen (Jim) Trapp, Charlene (Jim) Iseler, Debra (Don) Siebert and many great – nieces and nephews.  Cy was predeceased by a sister, Germaine Huiskens and two brothers in-law, Elmer Huiskens and Charles Streu.

 

The family would like to thank the staff at Bay Shores Nursing Center and McLaren Hospice for the wonderful care given to Cy.

 

Funeral Mass will be celebrated Wednesday January 21, 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 church only on Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. until time of mass.  In lieu of flowers those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider McLaren Hospice or a favorite charity in memory of Cy.

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Marjorie P. Jevicks

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Bay City, Michigan

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     Marjorie passed away Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at Bay Special Care, age 87.  She was born August 30, 1927 in Bay City to the late Otto and Pearl (Walsh) Roeske.  She retired from Chemical Bank several years ago as a bookkeeper and later worked at Knepps Department Store.  Marjorie enjoyed her night time coffee group at McDonald’s on Cass and Broadway.  She loved helping others and never asked for anything in return.

     Surviving is a son, Ted Jevicks, five grandchildren: Paul, Rachel, Brooke, Dawn and Melissa Jevicks, four great grandchildren: Kimmie and Todd Cnudde, Vaughn and Emma Messing and one daughter in-law, Barb Jevicks.  Marjorie was predeceased by a son, Walsh Jevicks.

     The Funeral Service will be held Friday, January 16, 2015 at 7:00pm at the Ambrose Funeral Home.  Pastor David Ferranti will officiate and private interment will be in Floral Gardens Cemetery.  Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday from 3:00 to 7:00pm.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Bay Valley Christian Church.

Leo Nashatka

Monday, January 12th, 2015

Bay City, Michigan

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Leo passed away Monday, January 12, 2015 at McLaren Bay Region, age 87.  He was born April 27, 1927 in Unionville, MI to the late Anthony and Clara (Bukowski) Nashatka.  Leo was raised in Bay City with his 14 siblings and later married Julia A. Badenhoop in Angola, Indiana on July 1, 1950.  Leo was a WWII veteran and served his country with the US Army.  He retired as a crane operator for American Brown Hoist and Derek and was a member of the Eagles Aeries #1010.  When Leo was younger he was a Golden Glove Featherweight Boxer and then boxed professionally under the name “Leo Nash.”

Surviving is his wife, Julia, five daughters: Pamela (Gavino) Spanu, Tamara (Duane) Behmlander, Tina Campbell, Charmaine Orden and Renee Ramon, thirteen grandchildren: Bruce (Rossanna) Telhiar, Renato (Angela) Spanu, Damion (Odessa) Behmlander, Tadd (Lauren) Behmlander, Joshua Nashatka, Tabatha Sella, Kendra Ramon, Jillian Orden, Tasha (Eric) Janke, Dylan Orden, Rachel Wilkinson, Devin Ramon and Camron Nance, sixteen great grandchildren, three step-brothers: Frank (Joan), Stanley and John (Betty)Gawlik and a step-sister, Patsy (Ron) View.  Leo was predeceased by a granddaughter, Sarina Campbell, six sisters: Helen Nashatka, Angeline Daniels, Louise Suchodolski, Betty Davis, Mary Reuter and Sophie Schatzer and four brothers: Tony, Joe, Ed and Ollie Nashatka.

The Funeral Service will be held Friday, January 16, 2015 at 1:00pm at the Ambrose Funeral Home.  Fr. Rick Filary will officiate and interment will follow, under the auspices of the Bay County Veterans Council at Elm Lawn Cemetery.  Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday from 10:00am until the time of services.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to “Family Wishes.”

Cheryl M. Homminga (Nowak)

Sunday, January 11th, 2015

Essexville, Michigan

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     Our loving mother, grandmother, sister and friend to all who knew her passed away Saturday, January 10, 2015 at McLaren Bay Region, age 60.  She was born December 17, 1954 in Bay City to the late Chester S. and Dolores B. (Deja) Nowak.  Cheryl was a former member of Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish-St. Stanislaus Church and was very devoted to her faith.  She enjoyed helping everyone, long talks and was a great listener.  Cheryl loved spending time with her family, especially her six grandchildren.

     Surviving are three children: Julie Homminga, Jennifer Homminga and Brian (fiancé, Sara) Homminga, six grandchildren: Jonathen, Breanna, Alexcis, Haylee, Tyler and Katelynn, four brothers and sisters: Frederick J. Nowak, Barbara Dinauer, Linda (Nowak) Swanson and Lawrence (Becky)Nowak.

     The Funeral Service will be held Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 6:00pm at the Ambrose Funeral Home.  Fr. Rick Filary will officiate.  Friends may call at the funeral home of Thursday from 2:00 to 6:00pm.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to “Family Wishes.”