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Robert Tkaczyk

June 15, 1931 December 3, 2018
Robert Tkaczyk
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Bob Tkaczyk

Age 87 of Owosso passed away Monday, December 3, 2018 at Memorial Healthcare. He was a great father who kept the family together and instilled his faith in his children.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10am Friday, December 7, 2018 at St. Paul Catholic Church with Fr. Dieudonne Ntakutimana officiating. Burial will follow at St. Paul Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at Nelson-House Funeral Home on Thursday from 2pm to 8pm with a rosary prayed at 7pm.

Bob was born June 15, 1931 in Hamtramck, the son of Valentine and Clara (Kononowicz) Tkaczyk.

He graduated from Morrice High School; Class of 1950 and enlisted into the United States Marine Corps where he proudly served for 2 years.

Bob was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church. He was an avid bowler and golfer belonging to leagues in Owosso, Corunna and Ovid. Bob loved to sing and play his guitar and harmonica, and You Are My Sunshine quickly became a
family favorite sing a long.

He married Janet Marie Ash on June 28, 1979 in Owosso.

Bob drove a beer truck for Lyle Elliotts beer distributing for 10 years and then he went to General Motors Fab in Flint where he worked for 31 years.

Bob is survived by his wife Janet; children Mary (Shorty) Darrough, Kathy Maxfield, Debbie Ray, Karen (Mitch) Turner, and Roger (Daraza) Tkaczyk; step-children Tim (Steve Cosgray) Dodge, Tod (Kim) Dodge, Lorri Dodge, Troy Dodge, Tyrone (Dawn) Dodge, Tedd (Cindy) Dodge; 23 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and many other loving family and friends.

He was predeceased by his sons Bobby Tkaczyk and Donald Tkaczyk; his parents; brothers Eugene Tkaczyk and Arthur Tkaczyk and sister Theresa Markell.

Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Paul Catholic Church.

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2:00 PM 12/6/2018 2:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 12/6/2018 8:00:00 PM
Owosso Chapel

120 E. Mason Street
Owosso, MI 48867

Owosso Chapel
120 E. Mason Street Owosso 48867 MI
United States





10:00 AM 12/7/2018 10:00:00 AM
St. Paul Catholic Church

111 North Howell Street
Owosso, MI 48867

St. Paul Catholic Church
111 North Howell Street Owosso 48867 MI
United States

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