Nowaczyk, Rosalie D., Saginaw, Michigan


Beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at St. Francis Home. Age 83 years. Daughter of the late Frank and Ethel (Heindel) Reinke, Rosalie was born May 28, 1929 in Saginaw, Michigan. She was married to Stanley Nowaczyk on November 23, 1957. He predeceased her October 4, 2010. She was a member of St. John Vianney Catholic Church. Rosalie enjoyed camping, cooking, watching sports especially the Detroit Tigers, playing cards with friends, and spending time with her grandchildren. Surviving are four daughters, Dawn and Joseph Gombar, Freeland; Kallee Pearson, Saginaw; Leanne and Kurt Fortier, Saginaw; Maria and Robert Dwan, Saginaw; 14 grandchildren, Ryan, Melissa, Tim, Becky, Ellen, Kody, Jadon, Jillian, Kyle, Nathan, Michaela, Maggie, Alex and Harry; one great-grandson, Caleb; one brother, William and Evelyn Reinke; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Marion Reinke , Robert F. Nowaczyk, Sally Nowaczyk, James (Lucille) Nowaczyk, Edward (Judy) Nowaczyk, Mary (Bernard) Siler; many nieces and nephews. Rosalie was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Skip Pearson, her brother Jim Reinke, sisters-in-law Barbara Nowaczyk and Theresa Majewski, brothers-in-law, Ed Majewski, John, Ben and Joseph Nowaczyk. Funeral Liturgy will take place on Saturday, June 16, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at St. John Vianney Catholic Church. Rev. Fr. James Carlson will officiate with entombment in St. Andrew Mausoleum. Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road, (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Friday from 2:00-8:00 p.m. and at St. John Vianney Catholic Church on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until time of Mass. A Vigil Service will take place at 7:00 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the family wishes.