Wednesday, February 12, 2020
2:00 PM to 8:00 PM EST
Turowski Life Story Funeral Homes
Livonia, West of Middlebelt
30200 Five Mile Rd.
Livonia, MI 48154
Thursday, February 13, 2020
10:30 AM EST
St. Genevieve - St. Maurice Parish
Livonia, MI 48154
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.
Oblates of the Virgin Mary
Life Story / Obituary
Thomas Parnin, 63, passed away February 8, 2020. Beloved husband of Elizabeth. Loving father of Chris (Christine), Lisa (Stephen) Rahrig, Marie (Brendon) Smith, Michelle (Richard) Yelda and the late Steve. Dearest grandfather of Steven, Benjamin, Dominic, Genevieve and Juliet. Adored brother of Mike (Jane) and Jim. Tom was a very devoted husband and father, and enjoyed traveling together as a family. He thoroughly enjoyed remodeling his and his children’s homes. Tom delighted in watching his five grandchildren grow.
Tom worked for Trinity Health as Director of Clinical Engineering at St. Mary Hospital in Livonia. He also was an adjunct instructor at Schoolcraft College, teaching electronics courses. Tom volunteered his clinical engineering skills for the IWISH Foundation on several trips to Haiti. One of Tom’s favorite hobbies was scuba diving, and he became a certified rescue diver where he volunteered his time for the inboard hydroplane and offshore power boat races.
A visitation will be held Tuesday 4-8:00pm, Wednesday 2-8:00pm, rosary at 6:30pm at Neely-Turowski Funeral Home, 30200 Five Mile Road (between Middlebelt Rd. and Merriman Rd.), Livonia. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Genevieve – St. Maurice Parish, 29015 Jamison, Livonia on Thursday, with an instate 9:45am until the time of service at 10:30 am. Internment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Oblates of the Virgin Mary.