Death Notices

Mr William Bodley »
Died Sunday, Jul. 8, 2012

We have received word of the death of former priest, William Bodley, who passed on from this life on Sunday, July 8, at the age of 73.  Ordained June 6, 1964, he left the active ministry in 1973.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, July 10 at Gendernalik Funeral Home, 35259 Twenty-Three Mile Road, New Baltimore (586-725-0177), from 2:30 - 9 p.m., with a scripture service at 7:30 p.m.

Rev Francis Budovic SJ »
Died Wednesday, Jun. 13, 2012

Father Budovic served on the faculty at the University of Detroit Jesuit High School and as associate pastor at SS. Cyril & Methodius Parish, Sterling Heights.

Visitation will take place at Colombiere Center, 9075 Big Lake Road, Clarkston on Sunday, June 17 from 4 – 7 p.m., with a prayer service at 7 p.m.

Rev John Dunn »
Died Tuesday, Jun. 12, 2012

Our brother and fellow priest, Father John Dunn, passed on from this life on June 12, 2012 at the age of 89.

Visitation will take place at St. Cornelius Parish, 3834 North Mill Street, Dryden on Monday, June 18 from 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.; at Sacred Heart Parish, 700 Maple Vista, Imlay City on Tuesday, June 19 from 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. with a rosary followed by a vesper prayer service at 7:15 p.m.

Msgr Walter Ziemba »
Died Friday, Jun. 8, 2012

Visitation will take place at The Shrine Chapel of Orchard Lake Schools, 3535 Indian Trail, Orchard Lake, on Sunday, June 10 and Monday, June 11 from 12 to 9 p.m. There will be a rosary on Monday at 7 p.m.

Msgr. Ziemba will lie in repose on Tuesday, June 12 at The Shrine Chapel from 8 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 11. Burial will take place at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Southfield.

Elwin Vigneron »
Died Tuesday, Jun. 5, 2012

Archbishop Vigneron's father, Elwin Vigneron, passed on from this life at the age of 92.

On Friday, June 8, he will lie in repose at Immaculate Conception Church from 10:30 until his 11:30 a.m. funeral Mass. Immaculate Conception is located at 9792 Dixie Highway in Ira Township.

Reverend Konrad Urbanowski SChr death notice »
Died Sunday, Jun. 3, 2012

Visitation will take place at Our Lady of Czestochowa, 3100 18 Mile Road, Sterling Heights on Tuesday, June 5 from 3 – 8 p.m., with a rosary and vespers at 6:30.

Father Urbanowski will lie in repose on Wednesday, June 6 from 10 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 11:00. Burial will take place at Resurrection Cemetery, Clinton Township.

Reverend John Nowlan death notice »
Died Tuesday, May. 22, 2012

Visitation will take place on Thursday, May 24 at St. Hilary Parish, 23901 Elmira, Redford, from 3-8 p.m., with a scripture service at 7.

Father Nowlan will lie in repose on Friday, May 25 at St. Hilary Parish from 10 a.m. until the celebration of his Funeral Mass at 11.

Reverend Norbert Kendzierski death notice »
Died Saturday, May. 19, 2012

A prayer service and rosary will take place at St. Fabian Parish, 32200 W. 12 Mile Road, Farmington Hills, Wednesday at 6:30 PM. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Colman Parish, 32500 Middlebelt Road, Farmington Hills on Thursday, at 11 AM.

Reverend Joseph Janiga Death Notice »
Died Friday, May. 11, 2012

Visitation will take place at The Shrine Chapel of Orchard Lake Schools, 3535 Indian Trail, Orchard Lake, on Wednesday, May 16 from 3-8 p.m., with a rosary at 7.

Father Janiga will lie in repose on Thursday, May 17 from 10 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 11:00. Burial will take place at Holy Cross Cemetery, Detroit.

Reverend Frederick Misiolek Death Notice »
Died Tuesday, Apr. 17, 2012

Visitation will be held April 21 at The Martenson Funeral Home, 3200 West Rd., Trenton, (734-671-5400) from 1-9 p.m. Visitation will continue at St. Charles Borromeo Parish, Newport on Sunday, April 22 from 1-9 p.m.

Fr. Misiolek will lie in repose on Monday, April 23, at St. Charles Borromeo Parish from 10 a.m. until the celebration of his Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Burial will take place at St. Hedwig Cemetery, Dearborn Heights.