Fr. Boleslaus Krol

September 11, 1934 - January 15, 2017
Father Krol was born on September 11, 1934 in Kaweczyn, Poland and ordained a priest for the Society of Jesus in Warsaw, Poland on July 31, 1961. He incardinated into the Archdiocese of Detroit in 1990.

Father Krol served as pastor at St. Louis the King Parish, Detroit; St. Bartholomew Parish, Detroit; and St. Hyacinth Parish, Detroit. He also served as associate pastor at St. Florian Parish Hamtramck and St. Colette Parish, Livonia, and as chaplain at Henry Ford Hospital.

Visitation will take place Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at Krot Funeral Home, 2687 Caniff Street, Hamtramck from 1 - 9 p.m.. There will be a Rosary in English and Polish at 7 p.m.

Father Krol will lie in state on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at St. Martin de Porres Parish, 31555 Hoover Road, Warren, Michigan from 9:00 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 11 a.m.

Father Krol was predeceased by his parents, Szymon and Mariana Krol. Condolences may be sent to Father Nicholas Zukowski, St. Martin de Porres Parish, 31555 Hoover Road, Warren, Michigan 48093.

Kindly include in the general intercessions of your weekend liturgies a prayer for the repose of the soul of Father Krol. Keep him in your prayers and include him in the Masses celebrated in accord with our Archdiocesan Mass Pact.