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“May God hold your hearts in comfort, so very sorry to the families. ”
1 of 5 | Posted by: Alfred and Linda Buterbaugh Jr. - PA

“Eileen, Condolences to you and your family for the loss of your father. ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: Julie Barr - Shelby, MI

“"..and He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more suffering or mourning or crying or pain for the old order of things has passed...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Melissa Privett - Center Line, MI

“Mr. Erwin was my next door neighbor for 22 years. He was a very kind man. My kids played catch in his huge back yard, as our yard was not so big. ...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Anne Marberger - Shelby Twp, MI

“Olga, Greg, and Family,My deepest sympathies are with you during this difficult time. You are in my thoughts.Love,Lisa ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Lisa Stetz - Farmington Hills, MI


Erwin, Verl David, age 94 on Friday, April 20, 2018 passed peacefully at home. Beloved husband of the late Dolores (nee Cavazos). Loving father of David, Eileen (Michael) Miner, Gregory (Olga Zizelman) and James. He was born December 21, 1923 in Conemaugh, PA. to his late parents John and Iva Erwin. Proud loving grandfather of six, great-grandfather of five and uncle of numerous nieces and nephews. Dear brother of the late Jessie (the late Rose), the late Genevieve (the late Clarence) Moose, the late Obert (the late Alice), the late Hazel (the late David) Walker, the late Laura Jane (the late David) DeVore, the late Benjamin, the late John (the late Mildred), the late Ada Romanchak, the late Esther, George (the late Joanna), Betty (the late Joseph) Zapatochney, Marlene (the late George) Davis. A WWII U.S. Navy veteran, retired General Motors, Argonaut Division, Registered Architect, VFW and American Legion member for over 70 years. Loved horseracing, sports, art, gardening and baking. Visitation Monday, April 23, 2018, 3-9 p.m. Funeral Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 11:00 a.m. at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons Inc. (Shelby Twp.), 54880 Van Dyke at 25 Mile Rd. Interment VanHoosen Jones Cementery. Share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guestbook" @ WujekCalcaterra.com.