Friday, August 12, 2022
3:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT
Turowski Life Story Funeral Homes
Canton, West of Sheldon
45100 Warren Rd.
Canton, MI 48187
*Scripture Service 7:30PM
Saturday, August 13, 2022
11:00 AM EDT
St. John Neumann Catholic Church
44800 Warren Road
Canton, MI 48187
Life Story / Obituary
Henry S. Rosiek, beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather died peacefully Wednesday, Aug. 4 of natural causes.
Henry's family invites extended family and friends to celebrate his life and share tributes Friday, Aug. 12, from 3 p.m-8 p.m. at Neely-Turowski Funeral Home 45100 Warren Rd, Canton, 48187. A scripture reading will be at 7:30 p.m. A funeral mass with prayers and music will be held at St. John Neumann Catholic Church, 44800. Warren Road, Canton 48187 on Aug. 13. at 11 a.m. He will lie in state at 10 :30 a.m. on Aug. 13.
Henry, 93, and his wife, Wanda, lived in Canton for more than 20 years. Before that the couple lived in Dearborn Heights. Henry grew up in Detroit and attended St. Hedwig elementary school. He graduated from Henry Ford Trade School and worked at Ford Motor Company for more than 40 years. He also attended Henry Ford Community College. Faith, family and a demonstrated commitment to hard work were tenants that Henry lived by.
In addition to St. Hedwig, he was a member at St. Linus Catholic Church and St. John Neumann.
Henry and Wanda raised four children - Susan, Paul, Kenneth and Pamela. The couple was married for 71 years. Henry is survived by his wife, Wanda; daughters, Susan (son-in-law, Steve Barnaby), grandson Ian Barnaby, great grandson Nolan Barnaby; Pamela Moran; grandsons Benjamin Moran, Patrick Moran and Christoper Moran, sons Paul and Kenneth; grandsons, Cory, Eric; and granddaughter, Emily. He was predeceased by son-in-law Dan Moran; and grandsons, Micheal and Timothy Rosiek.
Henry was a member of the Knights of Columbus and a veteran of the Korean War. He had a long, successful career at Ford Motor Company. Before retiring, Henry traveled to Japan and Mexico for Ford Motor Company.
In his spare time, Henry enjoyed golf. He was a member of several golf leagues and taught his grandson, Ian how to play the game. He also enjoyed football and placed a few friendly wagers with his children and grandchildren. Family vacations often included camping, He traveled with two or three of the RVs he owned to Maine, Colorado, Michigan and Canada.
He was a talented polka dancer and a snowbird who loved San Diego.
Memorial donations are requested to the Capuchins or Dementia Society of America.