Our brother and fellow priest, Monsignor Eugene Edyk, passed on from this life on September 22, 2012 at the age of 75.
Monsignor Edyk was born on May 26, 1937 and was ordained a priest on June 25, 1961 in Lodz, Poland. He incardinated into the Archdiocese of Detroit on August 20, 1997.
Monsignor Edyk’s assignments included serving as associate pastor at St. Paul of Tarsus Parish, Clinton Township; St. Rene Goupil Parish, Sterling Heights; and pastor at Sacred Heart Parish, Yale. Monsignor Edyk also served as professor for 22 years at SS. Cyril & Methodius Seminary and St. Mary’s College, Orchard Lake.
Visitation will take place at St. Joseph Parish Church, 830 S. Lafayette, South Lyon, on Wednesday, September 26 from 4-9 p.m., with scripture service at 7 p.m.
Monsignor Edyk will lie in repose on Thursday from 9:30 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Monsignor Edyk was predeceased by his parents Waclaw and Zofia. Condolences may be sent to Rev. Stanley Tokarski at 830 S. Lafayette, South Lyon, MI 48178.
Kindly include in the general intercessions of your weekend liturgies a prayer for the repose of the soul of Monsignor Edyk. Keep him in your prayers and include him in the Masses celebrated in accord with our revised Mass Pact.