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Phyllis E. Giertych

July 1, 1936 - September 25, 2022
Livonia, MI



Sunday, October 2, 2022
2:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT
Turowski Life Story Funeral Homes
Livonia, West of Middlebelt
30200 Five Mile Rd.
Livonia, MI 48154
(734) 525-9020

*Rosary 6PM

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Monday, October 3, 2022
11:00 AM EDT
St. Genevieve - St. Maurice Catholic Church
29015 Jamison St.
Livonia, MI 48154

*Instate 10:30AM

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At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Leader Dogs for the Blind
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Capuchin Soup Kitchen
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Life Story / Obituary


Phyllis E. Giertych of Livonia passed away September 25, 2022 at the age of 86. She was born July 1, 1936 in Detroit, Michigan to Henry and Helen Lewandowski. Beloved wife of the late Leonard. Loving mother of Donna (Dan) Drotar, Janet (Robert) Eberline, Steve Giertych, Theresa (Geff) Sanford, Mary (Paul) VanHartesveldt, Patricia Gerwolls, and Matthew Giertych. Dear grandmother of 14 and great-grandmother of 10. Cherished sister of Lucille (the late Bernard) Borowski, dearest Donna (Mike) Longuski. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, and many loving life-long friends and neighbors. Phyllis was predeceased by her parents and her brothers Edwin (Virginia) Lewandowski and Leonard (Irene) Lewandowski. Visitation Sunday, October 2, 2022 from 2-7 pm with a Rosary at 6 pm at Neely-Turowski Funeral Home, 30200 Five Mile Rd., Livonia, Michigan 48154. Instate Monday, October 3, 2022 from 10:30 am until time of Mass at 11 am at St. Genevieve-St. Maurice Catholic Parish, 29015 Jamison St, Livonia, MI 48154. Interment at St. Hedwig Cemetery, Dearborn Heights, Michigan. Memorial contributions may be directed to the Leader Dogs for the Blind or the Capuchin Soup Kitchen.