Jeffery Gorlewski1952 - 2009
Jeffery L. Gorlewski age 57 of Rogers City
passed away April 14, 2009 at Northern Michigan Hospital
He was born March 13, 1952 in Rogers City ,
to Leo and Frances Gorlewski : ~ I
On June 5, 1976 he married Rose Zinke at St. Ignatius Catholic Church. He retired
as a Wheelsman in May of 2008 after 37 years on the Great Lakes. Jeff loved his
family and was an avid outdoorsman.
He is survived by:
5 children, Christine (Chris) Bronikowski of Neenah, WI,
Kelly (Terry) Szott of Posen, Amber (Travis) Kalitta of Rogers City,
Brandon Gorlewski of Menomonee Falls, WI, and
Corporal Tyler Gorlewski of Rogers City stationed at Camp Pendelton, CA
5 grandchildren, Jared, Madison, and Thomas Bronikowski,
Samantha and Rebecka Szott
1 sister Mary Lou (Gerald) Schlak
1 brother, Mark (Wanda) Gorlewski
He was preceded in death by his parents, Frances and Leo
Friends may visit at the Beck Funcral Home on Thursday from 2:00 until 8:00 a.m.
with rosary at 6:30 followed by a prayer service at 7:00 p.m.. Visitation will resume
on Friday at St. Ignatius Catholic Church from 12-noon until the 1:00 p.m. funeral
mass with Fr. Charles Donajkowski officiating.
Inurnment will take place in Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery
Memorials may be given to St. Ignatius Catholic School or Relay for Life in memory
of Jeff Gorlewski.