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“I always knew Christmas was coming when the first Christmas card I received in the mail every year was Stan's - in early December. He was a true...Read More ยป
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“Uncle Stanley was one of the greats. He will be missed, but forever loved. ”
2 of 2 | Posted by: James Matthews - New York, NY

TYRKUS, Stanley age 96, Passed away peacefully on November 22, 2018. Stanley was born on August 13, 1922. He was the beloved husband to Clara for 50 years until her death in 2004. Stanley was a loving neighbor and companion to Lorraine Domke for the past 12 years. Stanley was preceded in death by his sisters Mildred (Hutko) and Teresa, and brothers Mike and Harry. Stanley has several nieces and nephews, along with their children, that he treated like his own. He was in demand every holiday and always showed up bearing gifts for everyone. Stanley worked at Ford Motor Company as a skilled pattern maker for over 25 years. Prior to this Stanley served in WWII. Stanley had quick wit, was an avid church goer, and gave to many charitable organizations. Stanley will be remembered for his sense of humor and kind spirit. He truly was a gentleman and loved by all those who met him. Visitation Mon. 3-9pm at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons, Inc. (Shelby Township) 54880 VanDyke @ 25 Mile Rd. Rosary 7:00pm. Instate Tues. 9:30am at St. Therese of Lisieux Church 48115 Schoenherr until Mass, 10:00am. Interment White Chapel. Donations to the Capuchins are appreciated.