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Christ the King School
Detroit, MI 48219
UofM’s Udall Center for Parkinson’s Research
Life Story / Obituary
Stewart Williams Kirchner of Northville passed away November 4, 2021, age 79. Born February 1, 1942, in Saginaw to Walter and Jean. Beloved husband of Louise (née Kobylarz) for 56 years. Loving father of Margo (Samuel Wisotzkey) of Milwaukee, David (Lynette) of Los Angeles, and Michael (Laura) of Ann Arbor. Dearest grandfather of Anna & Clare Wisotzkey and Clover & Van Kirchner. Dear brother of Patricia (the late James) Appold of Toledo and brother-in-law of Kathleen (the late Robert) Kobylarz of Shelby Twp. Cherished uncle to three nieces and four nephews and their children. A 1960 graduate of Saginaw Arthur Hill HS and 1964 graduate of UofM, where he was a member of Psi Upsilon. Stu owned and operated Data Entry Services Corp. in the Detroit area for 34 years. He loved the Detroit Tigers, college basketball and football, golfing trips with pals, traveling, and coaching youth baseball teams. Stu was loyal to family and friends and treated those around him with respect; he was a good and generous man. Memorial gifts may be made in Stu’s name to Christ the King School, 16805 Pierson, Detroit MI 48219 or UofM’s Udall Center for Parkinson’s Research, udallpd.umich.edu/donate/. The family will hold a private service, with a celebration of life for family and friends at a later date.