Dmytro, John R. June 7, 2013 Age 89
Loving husband of Nancy A. Hubbard. Dear father of Nancy (Tom) Costello, John (Sherry) and Jeff Dmytro. Proud Grandfather of Ryan and Jack Costello. A memorial celebration will be held Sunday July 7th, beginning at 1:00pm at the Fairlane Room of the Dearborn Inn. He will be buried with full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery as a WWII veteran. Retired from RCA Victor then later Ford Motor Co. Memorial contributions are requested to the Wounded Warrior Project 4899 Belfort Rd. Ste. 300, Jacksonville, FL 32256.
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Rodriguez, Frank June 4, 2013 Age 65
Son of the late Ruben and Leona. Brother of Ruben (Nina), Patricia (Richard) Saran and Robert (Katie). Uncle to Kelly and Erik Saran. Also survived by many loving relatives and friends. Proud member of American Legion Post 505 and VVA Chapter 267. Active supporter of the VFW. Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd. Dearborn Thursday 4-8pm and Friday 3-8pm with Rosary 7pm. Funeral Mass Saturday 10:30am at historical Ste. Anne Catholic Church 1000 Ste. Anne St. Detroit with visiting beginning at 9:30am. Burial at Detroit Memorial Gardens West.
Beloved wife of the late Sisto. Loving mother of Anthony and Teresa. Dear sister of the late Louis and Jerome DeAngelis. Visitation at McFarland Foss Home 5401 Schaefer Rd. Dearborn Sunday 2-8pm with a Rosary service at 7pm. Funeral Service will be held at 11am Monday June 3rd at St. Barbara Catholic Church with a 10:30am visitation prior to the mass. Entombment at St. Hedwig Mousoleum.
Monat, Claudette May 29, 2013 Age 61
Dear wife of Lamont. Loving mother of Eric and Sean. Memorial Service Sunday 2pm at First United Methodist Church of Dearborn - 2214 Garrison St.
Memorial contributions are requested to be made to the Heart Association or Dearborn Animal Shelter.
Spalvieri, Domenico May 25, 2013 Age 49
Beloved Son of Orlando and Marisa. Dear Brother of Antonia Restaneo and Fiorella Spalvieri. Loving Uncle of David, Anthony, James, Vincent and Rachael. Private Family Memorial Service will be held Friday June 7th, 2013. Memorial Contributions may be made to POW's or the Charity of your choice.
Rich, Selma (nee Bushamie) May 24, 2013 Age 72
Loving Wife of Alfred. Dear Mother of Candice (Daniel) Vallone and Shannon (Michael) Hardecki. Proud Grandmother ("Sito") of Noah Hardecki. Also survived by many loving brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews. Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn, Sunday May 26th and Monday May 27th from 1-8pm with services being held both evenings at 6pm. Funeral Services Tuesday 11am at McFarland Foss Funeral Home Chapel. Entombment St. Hedwig Mausoleum.
Dobrzyniak, Raymond May 23, 2013 Age 83
Survived by loving family and friends. Private services held. Burial St Hedwig Cemetery.
Partin, Carole Jean May 21, 2013 Age 70
Dear Mother of Theresa Carole and the late James. Loving Grandmother of Kel and Paul (Diane). Aunt of Michael (April) and Mark. Also survived by 7 great nieces and nephews and many other loving family and friends. Visitation Friday 2-8pm at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd. Dearborn.
Backoff, John A. May 19, 2013 Age 92
Dearest Husband of Dorothy. Loving Father of Patricia and Barbara. Dear Brother of the late George, Donald, Charles, and Robert. Memorial Mass will be held at Henry Ford Village Chapel 15101 Ford Rd. Dearborn on Friday May 24th 10:30am with visitation beginning at 10am. Memorial Contributions may be made to the Heart Association.
Vela, Imelda Matiana April 17, 2014 Age 56
Beloved Mother of Daina, Janelle and Philip. Dear Sister of Martha Vela and Jose' Vela Jr.
Also survived by 7 grandchildren. Service Saturday 1pm at Iglesia Christana Betel Church 54 Hill Street, River Rouge 48218.
Mui, Jun Moo April 16, 2013 Age 84
Survived by loving family and friends. Service will be held at McFarland Foss Funeral Home Chapel 5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn Monday April 22, 2013, 11:30am. With Visitation Sunday 10am-4pm. Burial; Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Detroit
Browning, Duane April 6, 2013 Age 53
Survived by loving family and friends. Visitation will be held on Wednesday April 10, from 4pm until 8pm at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd. Dearborn, MI 48126
Ozimek, Josephine M. March 18, 2013
Devoted Wife of the late Frank. Beloved Sister of Ramon (Joan) and Joseph (Olga) Padilla and the late Phillip and Magdalena. Preceded in death by her parents Adela and Felipe. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Special mommy to the late “Buttons”. Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn Friday 3-8pm with a Rosary Service 7pm, lead by the Christian Mothers Women’s Club. Funeral Mass Saturday 11am at St. Barbara Church with visitation at 10:30am. Donations are requested in Memory of Josephine to: Michigan Humane Society 30300 Telegraph Rd., Ste 220, Bingham Farms, MI 48025
Talanges, James Martin, March 11, 2013 Age 63
Dear Father of James Jr., Timothy, and Cari. Beloved Son of Patricia. Also survived by several grandchildren and other loving family. Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn Thursday March 14th, 4-8pm.
5401 Schaefer Rd. Dearborn
Tuesday 2-8pm with a Rosary service at 7pm . Funeral Mass Wednesday 10am at St. Clement Catholic Church 5275 Kenilworth, Dearborn with visiting beginning at 9:30am. Entombment St. Hedwig Mausoleum.
Swain, Edith February 8, 2013 Age 89
Wife of the late William. Beloved Mother of William (Fatima) and the late Philip. Loving Grandmother of Kimberlee (Todd) DeSantis, Ryan Swain, and the late Philip Lee Swain. Proud Great Grandmother of Joey, Ben, Rachel, Peggy Sue, and Philip. Dearest Sister of Mildred Burgan of Kentucky. Also survived by several dear nieces and nephews. Dear longtime companion of the late John Mocko. Services and burial will take place in Harlan, Kentucky. Arrangements by McFarland Foss Funeral Home. (313)581-7240
Radwan, Ihkam February 7, 2013 Age 108
Survived by many loving family members and friends. Visitation Friday 6-9pm. Funeral Service Saturday 12pm at McFarland Foss Funeral Home. Burial United Memorial Gardens.
Mrozinski, John R. February 2, 2013 Age 49
Beloved son of Bob and Annbelle. Dear brother of Ruth Ann (Peter), Bob (Jan), Steve and Sally (Mehary). Loving nephew of Jean and Ruth. He will be missed. Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer, Dearborn Tuesday 1-8pm with Scripture Service at 7pm. Funeral Mass Wednesday 10am at St. Clement Catholic Church 5275 Kenilworth, Dearborn with visiting beginning at 9:30am.
Cavanaugh, Robert E. January 26,2013 Age 84
Passed away at home surrounded by loving family on January 26,2013 at the age of 84. Beloved Husband of the late Helen. Loving father of Steven (Peggy); Proud grandfather to Sara (Justin), Ryan, Patrick (Mary Kay); Great grandfather to Kayla and Ryan Jr. Born June 6, 1928 in McKeesport PA. Graduate of University of Notre Dame and Retiree from Ford Motor Steel Division. Lifetime member of Knights of Columbus and Founders Day committee member at Orchard Lake St. Mary’s. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Memorial gifts may be made to St. Mary’s of Orchard Lake or Dearborn Animal Shelter. Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn Tuesday 3-8pm. Funeral Mass Wednesday 10am at St. Clement Catholic Church 5275 Kenilworth with visiting at 9:30. Burial, St. Hedwig Cemetery.
Bossio, Agata January 15, 2013 Age 90
Beloved Wife of the late Giuseppe. Dear Mother of Silvana Willer, Frank Bossio and Carmine (Trisha) Bossio. Loving Grandmother of Keith Willer and Jennifer, Kevin and Joseph Coulter and Katie and David Bossio. Also survived by 5 great grandchildren. Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Dearborn Thursday 3-9pm, Rosary 7pm. Funeral Mass Friday 10am at St. Clement Catholic Church 5275 Kenilworth, Dearborn with visiting at 9:30am. Entombment St. Hedwig Mausoleum.
Hawrylak, John Mark. January 14, 2013 Age 54
There are no scheduled services.
Danowski, Robert A. December 31, 2012 Age 76
Preceeded in death by parents Walter and Clara. Dearest brother of Stanley (Janet). Beloved uncle of Jerry (Sherry) and Christene. Great uncle of Anthoni and Dakota. Visitation Friday 12-8pm at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer, Dearborn. Rosary 2pm. Funeral Mass 11am Saturday at St. Joseph Catholic Church 16101 Rotunda Dr., Dearborn with visitation beginning at 10:30am. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Colarossi, Donata December 10, 2012 Age 85
Beloved wife of the late Ralph. Dearest mother of Peter (Susan) and the late Louisa (Domenic) Gangemi. Loving grandmother of Michael (Kennes), Steven (Jen), Teta and Maria Rosa. Great grandmother of Andrew and Mallory. Visitation Thursday 3-8pm with Rosary 6:30pm at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Dearborn. Funeral Mass Friday 12pm with visitation beginning 11:30am at St. Barbara Church. Burial St. Hedwig Cemetery.
Portuesi, Giuseppe 1927-2012
He lived a long and fulfilling life, working hard everyday of his life to support his family after coming to America from Sicily. He had to learn a new way of living that was so different from his home in Castellammare del Golfo but he never gave up and never slowed down. He was proud of his three sons and their families and we owe our love and respect to his memory, his life and to the love he gave us all. He is survived by his wife of 57 years of marriage, Margherita, his sons, Leonard, Salvatore and Michael, his grandchildren and his great grandchild. Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home Tuesday 2-8pm with Rosary 7pm. Funeral Mass Wednesday 1pm at St. Barbara Church with visiting at 12:30pm. Entombment St. Hedwig Mausoleum.
Giombetti, Guerino G. November 16, 2012 Age 93
Son of the late Pietro and Virginia. Beloved husband of 45 years of Piera (nee Merlo). Dear father of Siergo. Brother of Edward and the late Antoinette, Emma, Celia, Helen, Olga and Josephine. Also survived by several loving nieces and nephews. Dedicated Ford Motor Co. Rouge Plant employee 35 years. His music career began at the age of 14. He played saxophone for the enjoyment of the Detroit Metro area for 70 years. Donations may be made to Odyssey Hospice 25285 11 Mile Rd. Southfield, MI 48033. Burial at St. John Cemetery Jessup, PA
Horgan-Sandoval, Nora October 23, 2012 Age 49 Suddenly
Dear Wife of Patrick. Loving Daughter of John and Margaret. Also survived by many other loving family members. Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn Friday 4-8pm with a Scripture Service Friday at 6pm.
Holzhauer, Matilda "Tillie" October 2, 2012 Age 96
Loving Mother of John, Catherine, Neil, Melvin, Leonard and the late George and Ronald. Also survived by 12 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren. Sister of John (Jean) LaPalm and the late Dorothy Rogers, Evelyn Banks, and Leo, Francis and William LaPalm. Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn Thursday 4-8pm with a Rosary Service at 7pm. Funeral Mass will be held 10am Saturday, October 6th at St. Clement Catholic Church 5275 Kenilworth, Dearborn. Burial, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Southfield.
Sikora, Marvin Edward Jr. “Skip” September 30, 2012 Age 61
Proud Father of Jaime Sikora, Jennifer (Rob) Barnes and Michael Sikora. Beloved Son of Marvin Edward and Angeline Mary Sikora. Loving “Grandpa Skip” to Jaidyn Sikora White, Matthew Barnes and Aubrey Barnes. Dearest Brother of Debbie (Lyn) Yeager, Denise (Steve) Peleshok and Michelle (Robert) Kleismit. Dear Fiancée of Cheryl Zajac. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. There will be a mass in his honor held Sunday, October 7th 11am at St. Clement Catholic Church 5275 Kenilworth, Dearborn. Donation may be made to Angela Hospice, Livonia.
Lothrop, Margarita McKibben "Rita" September 30, 2012 Age93
Mother of Peggy Johnson and Susan Lothrop. There will be a service at a later date held at Henry Ford Village Chapel 15101 Ford Rd., Dearborn.
Miskovic, Jelena September 19, 2012 Age 92. Great Patron of the Serbian Orthodox Church.
Beloved Wife of the late Stevan. Dear Aunt of Serg. Also leaving behind her loving family in Europe who will greatly miss her. Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn Friday 6pm-8:30pm with an evening service at 7pm. Funeral Service Saturday at St. Lazarus Serbian Orthodox Church 4575 E. Outer Dr., Detroit, 10am with visiting beginning at 9:30am. Burial, Forest Lawn Cemetery.
Sarvis, Rita G. (nee Marcinkowski) September 4, 2012 Age 89
Beloved Wife of the late Charles. Dear Mother of the late Frances. Cherished Grandmother of Jennifer Kukla, Joseph Kukla, Elizabeth Lawrie, Lauren Russell and Paul Snay. Also survived by 11 great grandchildren. Visitation Thursday 3-8pm with Rosary 7pm at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer, Dearborn. Funeral Mass Friday 9:30am at St. Barbara Church with visitation to begin at 9am. Burial at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
Marchionda, Maria August 18, 2012 Age 84
Beloved Wife of the late Gaetano. Dear Mother of Anna (Alberto) DiCicco, Maura (Luigi Quatrini) Liburdi and Salvatore(Connie). Grandmother of Mara (Paul) Sabelli, Michael, Delilah, Angelica, Marco, Salvatore and the late Elio and Lisa. Great Grandmother of Gia. Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home Wednesday 4-9pm with Rosary Service 7pm. Funeral Mass Thursday 10:30am at St. Clement Catholic Church 5275 Kenilworth Street, Dearborn with visiting beginning at 10am. Entombment, St. Hedwig Mausoleum.
Beloved Wife of the late Leo John Sr. Dear Mother of Helene, Susan(William) Edwards, Leo(Fay) and the late Frank. Proud Grandma of Ashley, Dylan, Cortney, Alissa and Lauren. Service at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer, Dearborn Monday 4pm with visiting Monday 12-5pm. Burial Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly, MI
Pierson, Edna Mae July 26, 2012 Age 94
Wife of the late Roy. Survived by her loving children Roy J. Pierson and Georgia Leslie. Predeceased by her son Earl Pierson. No services are scheduled. Her cremains will be placed at Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit.
Dzorni, Mary July 24, 2012 Age 92
Wife of the late John J. Dzorni. Survived by her Sister Rosemarie Hannan and her Brother William Howe. There are no scheduled services. Her cremains will be buried at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Jones, Evan L. July 21, 2012 Age 91 of Dearborn, and formerly of Southfield and Detroit.
Survived by his loving wife of 18 years Virginia, and his beloved daughters Laurel Tatge and Bev Biller. Preceeded in death by his loving wife Grace after 46 years of marriage. Also survived by 8 grandchildren: AJ, Alicia, Evan Tatge; David, Graham, Anson and Evan Biller, 2 step grandsons Michael and Matthew Gabbert, 6 great grandchildren: Andrew, Grace, Robert and Megan Tatge and 5 step great grandchildren Jeffrey, Joseph, Julia, Benjamin and Madeleine Gabbert. Member of SAE, retiree of Chrysler Corp. WWII Navy Veteran. Graduate of Ohio State University. Memorial Service is scheduled for August 25th, 11:30am at Henry Ford Village Chapel 15101 Ford Rd., Dearborn. Family will receive visitors beginning at 10:30am. Memorial Contributions requested to Covenant Presbyterian Church, Southfield or H.F.V. Benevolent Fund, Dearborn.
Beloved Wife of the late David. Dear Mother of Michelle (Keith) Anderson, Karen (Mark) Wilkes and the late Laura (Chris) Liwak. Proud Grandma of David, Kelsey, Katie and Rachel. Sister of Richard (Germaine) and Leonard Rutkowski. Memorial Service Saturday July 21st, 12noon at Dearborn Hills Golf Course Banquet Center. Arrangements by McFarland Foss Funeral Home, Attendees please call to RSVP to 313-581-7240
Dear Husband of Josephine. Brother of Stella Miller and the late Steven Peter and Joseph Thomas Ozimek. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Member of PLAV#75 and DAV#51. Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn Wednesday 1-9pm with Rosary 7pm. Funeral Mass Thursday 9:30am at St. Barbara Catholic Church with visitation beginning 9am. Donations requested to Dearborn Animal Shelter.