Monsignor Robert Steven Humitz passed from this life on Thursday, August 1, 2019 at the age of 85.
Monsignor Humitz was born March 29, 1934 in Detroit, Michigan and ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of Detroit on June 4, 1960.
Monsignor Humitz served as Pastor of St. Daniel Parish, Clarkston; Mother of Our Savior Parish, Detroit; St. Patrick Parish, White Lake; and St. Rita Parish, Holly. He also served as Administrator at St. Mary Parish, Milford; and as Parochial Vicar at Visitation Parish, Detroit; and Our Lady of Sorrows Parish, Farmington. For several years, Monsignor Humitz also served as Director of the Catholic Television Network of Detroit (CTND).
Visitation will take place at Lewis E. Wint and Son Funeral Home, 5929 South Main Street, Clarkston, Michigan 48346 on Sunday, August 4 from 4 – 9 p.m. and at St. Daniel Parish, 7010 Valley Park Drive, Clarkston, Michigan 48346 on Monday, August 5 from 4 – 9 p.m. with a scripture service at 7:00 p.m.
Monsignor Humitz will lie in repose at St. Daniel Parish, (address above) on Tuesday, August 6 from 9:00 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 10:00 a.m. Private Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Monsignor Humitz was predeceased by his parents, Steven and Matilda Humitz; and his brother James Humitz. He is survived by his brother, Timothy; sister-in-law, Kathy; nephew, John (Rebecca) Humitz; nieces, Karen (John) Kerkoff and Kathleen (Louis) Bourdreau; great-nieces, Nichole and Jessica; and great-nephews, Jordan, Cooper, and Cailey.