Orosz, William F., Saginaw, Michigan

Ivan J. Roggen, M.D.

Beloved father and grandfather passed away Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at St. Mary’s of Michigan Medical Center. Age 89 years. The son of the late Frank and Mary (Drokar) Orosz, Bill was born December 21, 1920 in Ecorse, Michigan. He married Ernestine Hinskey on February 13, 1954. She predeceased him December 17, 2006. Bill was employed at General Motors for over 30 years until his retirement in 1984. He also farmed over 20 acres, which he enjoyed very much. He was a member of Ss. Casimir & George Catholic Church and Knights of Columbus Council #593. Surviving are three sons, three daughters and their spouses, Michael and Veda Orosz, Houston, Texas; Mark and Brenda Orosz, Saginaw; Mary A. Orosz, Sault Ste. Marie; Theresa and John Schmude, Saginaw; Joseph and Tamera Orosz, Saginaw; Ruth and Robert Born, Alto, Michigan; Bill’s grandchildren, Kurt Orosz, Robert Orosz, Bethany (Lance) LaRose, Keith Orosz, Matthew (Lisa) Brown, Marc Brown and Chad Schmude; seven great-grandchildren; two sisters, Eleanor Sramkowski and Margaret Fish; a sister-in-law, Norma Zeitler. Bill was preceded in death by a son, Peter, and by one brother, John Orosz. Funeral Liturgy will take place at 10:00 a.m. Friday, December 10, 2010 at St. Casimir Catholic Church. Rev. Fr. Reginaldo Salcedo will officiate with burial in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road, (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Thursday from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and at St. Casimir Catholic Church on Friday from 9:00 a.m. until time of Mass. Family and friends will pray the Rosary at 5:00 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the East Side Soup Kitchen. www.snowfuneralhome.net