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Mary Rose Stroik Romaine
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Birth: Oct. 16, 1910
Polonia
Portage County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Nov. 9, 1994
Saginaw
Saginaw County
Michigan, USA

Daughter of Andrew and Helen (Gorski) Stroik. Wife of Peter Kasper (m 1924), Andrew Karpuk (m 1927), Walter Dreffs (m 1951) and Alex Romaine (m 1979).

Obituary published in The Saginaw News, Saginaw, Michigan on Wednesday, November 9, 1994

Romaine, Mrs. Mary R. (Dreffs)
Saginaw, Michigan.
Went home to be with the good Lord Wednesday, November 9, 1994. Age 84 years. Mary R. Stroik was born October 8, 1910 in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, daughter of the late Helen and Andrew Stroik. She and her family had moved to Michigan when she was a young girl. She married Alex Romaine who predeceased her. She was a member of St. George Catholic Church. She was employed by the Central Foundry Maleable Iron and was a member of the Local # 455. Surviving are six daughters, five sons and their spouses, Rose and Edward Dreffs, Mary Wheeler, Sandra Dreffs, Susan Heath, Wilma and Philip Rivera, Diane and Bob Kane, Donald and Marty Karpuk, Andrew Jr. and Kathy Karpuk, Albert and Bea Karpuk, Walter and Judy Dreffs, Daniel and Bonnie Dreffs; 48 grandchildren; 81 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; her dear friend, Franklin Nickelson; one sister, three brothers and their spouses, Christine and Donald Johnson, Ben and Caroline Stroik, Anthony and Frances Stroik; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two daughters, Helen Thompson and Alice Karpuk, one son, Edward Karpuk, three sisters and five brothers.
Mass of Christian Burial will take place 10:00 a.m. Saturday at St. George Catholic Church. Rev. Fr. James Gavit will officiate with burial in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the W. L. Case & Company Funeral Chapel, 4480 Mackinaw Rd. from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Thursday and 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Friday where they may meet at 7:30 p.m. Friday for a Wake Service. They may then call at the church on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of Mass. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider St. George Catholic Church or St. Mary's Medical Center Cardiac Care Unit. 
 
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 Parents:
  Andrew Stroik (1873 - 1929)
  Helen Frances Gorski Stroik (1891 - 1982)
 
 Spouses:
  Andrew Karpuk (1898 - 1963)
  Walter Anthony Dreffs (1900 - 1958)
  Alexander Romaine (1900 - 1984)
 
 Children:
  Edward Nicholas Karpuk (1926 - 1989)*
  Alice Pauline Karpuk (1939 - 1940)*
  Daniel Ray Dreffs (1952 - 2000)*
 
 Sibling:
  Johanna Stroik Scherzer (1899 - 1989)**
  Mary Rose Stroik Romaine (1910 - 1994)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
BELOVED MOTHER
 
Burial:
Roselawn Memorial Gardens
Saginaw
Saginaw County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Jessica Green
Record added: Apr 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68164321
Mary Rose <i>Stroik</i> Romaine
Added by: Jessica Green
 
Mary Rose <i>Stroik</i> Romaine
Added by: Jessica Green
 
Mary Rose <i>Stroik</i> Romaine
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Grandma you were a very special lady who was always good to us. I miss & love you :):)
- Dawn Karpuk Rivera
 Added: Apr. 16, 2014
Grama I love you and miss you very much!
- wendy zgobica
 Added: Apr. 10, 2011
Dearest Grandma, we miss you so much!
- Jessica Green
 Added: Apr. 10, 2011
 
 
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