The Reverend Raymond J. Pilarski, 89 of Alpena, passed away at McLaren Northern Michigan Hospital in Petoskey on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017.

Born in Rogers City on Jan. 18, 1928, he was the son of Walter and Agnes (Glomski) Pilarski.

Rev. Pilarski is survived by his brother, Walter (Jacqueline) Pilarski of Rogers City; and several nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Sr. Mary Agnese; and brothers The Reverend Chester Pilarski and Ralph Pilarski.

At his request, private family graveside services will be held at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Rogers City.

Arrangements are by Gaylord Community Funeral Home & Cremation Service. Please share your memories or personal messages with the family at www.gaylordfuneralhome.com