Strzyinski, Robert, Saginaw, Michigan


Beloved husband, father and grandfather passed away on Monday, February 2, 2015 at Covenant Emergency Care Center. Age 76 years. The son of the late Ernest and Anna Sophia (Yakstis) Strzyinski, Bob was born on May 10, 1938 in Saginaw, Michigan. Bob married Sandra Jean Barlow on October 17, 1959. She survives him. He served in the United States Marine Corps. Bob was employed at General Motors for 36 years. He was a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church where he served as a Eucharistic Minister, Catechism Teacher, Commentator, sang in the Resurrection Choir and worked with the Boy Scout Troop. He was on the Credit Committee for Catholic Federal Credit Union. He was a member of Knights of Columbus Council # 2026 in Manistique and was a former Indian Guide Chief through the Saginaw Y.M.C.A. Bob loved camping, fishing and golf. Surviving besides his wife Sandy are four sons, Matthew and Destiny Strzyinski, Franklin, Tennessee; Paul Strzyinski, Vernon Hills, Illinois; Jeffery and Cathy Strzyinski, Midland; Patrick and Dana Strzyinski, Mt. Clemons; a son-in-law, Jonathan Cuff, Carrollton, Texas; four grandchildren, Curtis (Sarah), Kaylene, Benjamin and Emily; a great-grandson, Riley; a sister, Barbara Schneeberger, Farmington; a brother, Ernest and Sheila Strzyinski, Luzern, Michigan; and sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Beverly and Ron Sanford, Leslie, Michigan; several nieces and nephews. Bob was preceded in death by his daughter, Michele Cuff his brother-in-law, Derrill Schneeberger. Funeral Liturgy will take place on Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. Rev. Fr. Richard Bokinskie and Rev. Fr. Patrick Gawrylewski, OFM will officiate. Interment will take place in Roselawn Memorial Gardens with Military Rites rendered by V.F.W. Post #1859. Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road, where the family will be present on Friday from 2-8 p.m. and on Saturday at the church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of Mass. A Vigil Service will take place at 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the American Cancer Society. www.snowfuneralhome.net