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John Robert "Johnny" Kowalski
Birth: Dec. 12, 1933
Bay City
Bay County
Michigan, USA
Death: Mar. 1, 2005
Port Huron
St. Clair County
Michigan, USA

♥My Uncle Johnny♥

One of my favorite Uncles & I really miss him alot


Son of Sophie Mary Gabrysh Mazur & Peter (Piotr) Kowalski.

Beloved husband of Sharon Krause Kowalski.

Beloved father of John (Leslie), Ron (Catherine), & Julie.

Beloved grandfather of Eric, Amanda, & Aaron.

Beloved great grandfather of Destiny.

Beloved Brother of Stanley (Helen) Mazur & Sophia (Irvin) Koper.

His oldest sister, Mary Reynard passed away 7 months after him.

Predeceased by siblings: Steven Kowalski, Edward Kowalski, Joe Mazur, Frances Wills, Tom Mazur, Walter "Syl" Kowalski, & Jean Musczynski.

Beloved "Uncle Johnny" to many nieces & nephews.

Uncle Johnny was a one of a kind. He was a very good man.
He was a diesel auto mechanic by trade. When he went home to his family & 8+ acres, he would start his second "job", caring for his property & his garden. He would hunt during season & could can just about anything.
I acquired my love of hot & spicy foods from him.

Uncle Johnny was always true to his Polish heritage.
You would always hear Polish music when visiting.
Uncle Johnny, along with most of his siblings, was a member of the Bluewater Polka Boosters for many years.


He always had such a good sense of humor & was so fun to be around.
When it was time for my husband & I to buy a home we bought a home closer to his house instead of closer to our parents. He gave us that love of the country air. My Mom & Daddy were very happy about this. They had always loved the area & loved to come & visit us & then could go & visit Uncle Johnny, too.

Uncle Johnny was diagnosed with brain tumor. He was operated on & it was found to be cancerous. It is believed that it stemmed from all his years as a diesel mechanic & all the chemicals & fluids he was exposed to.

When Uncle Johnny was in ICU my husband & I would visit. We lived close so we timed our visits during the off times so my Aunt & cousins weren't losing any of their precious so time with him. He was always aware we were there. When I would make sure his lips were moist he would sass me, just because he could.


I really miss him a lot.
I had a lot of good times at his house with his family & my parents.
I miss those times.




 
 
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 Parents:
  Piotr Kowalski (1887 - 1953)
  Sophie Mary Gabrysh Mazur (1896 - 1986)
 
 Siblings:
  Walter Sylvester Kowalski (1915 - 1997)**
  Mary Mazur Reynard (1917 - 2005)**
  Theodora Dorothy Kowalski Sedoskey (1917 - 2007)**
  Joseph Nicholas Mazur (1919 - 1962)**
  Thomas John Mazur (1921 - 2002)**
  Stanley Sylvester Mazur (1924 - 2011)**
  Sophie Rosalind Kowalski Koper (1928 - 2011)*
  Frances Kowalski Wills (1930 - 2002)*
  John Robert Kowalski (1933 - 2005)
  Edward Joseph Kowalski (1935 - 1972)*
  Steve Kowalski (1936 - 1937)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
 
Created by: Kim Koper♥Davis ...
Record added: Dec 09, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12639780
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- In Memory of Ana,Ruvi and My Dad
 Added: Feb. 25, 2011
Rest in peace John.
- Rosalie H. Kaufman
 Added: Jun. 23, 2010

- ♥Kimmi♥
 Added: Mar. 1, 2010
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