Alphonse Bruski age 87, of Posen, passed away Dec. 2, 2017, at Rogers City Tendercare.
He was born in Posen, son of Frank and Cecelia (Buza) Bruski.
Al married Dolores Chojnacki on April 30, 1960, at St. Dominic Catholic Church. He worked for the Straits and Alpine Construction Company in Saint Ignace, Mich. He served in the U.S. Army from 1954 to 1955 and worked for General Motors from 1964 until he retired in 1987. Al enjoyed nature and wood working.
Mr. Bruski is survived by his wife, Dolores; four children, Beverly (Bill) Humphrey of California, Gerald (Anna) Bruski of Texas, Marvin Bruski of Posen, and Janice (Mike) Panoff of Texas; six grandchildren, Blake (Darianna) Humphrey, Avery Panoff, Jacob Bruski, Rachel Panoff, Jason Panoff, and Andrew Bruski; five siblings, Arthur Bruski of Posen, Alice Bruski of Posen, Regina Taratuta of Alpena, Dorothy (Bob) Kowalski of Alpena, and Blanche (Ervin) Mulka of Utica.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Cecilia; eight siblings, Aloysius, Florian, Louis, Bernard, Anthony, Helen Gryniewicz, Casimir, and Frank Jr.
Friends may visit at the Beck Funeral Home on Tuesday, Dec. 5, from 4-8 p.m. where the rosary will be recited at 6:30 p.m. Visitation will resume at St. Dominic Catholic Church on Wednesday from 9 a.m. until time of mass at 10 a.m. with Father Arthur Duchnowicz officiating. Posen VFW Post 7804 will render military honors following mass.
Interment will follow at St. Dominic Catholic Cemetery.
He was a great man and wonderful father and husband and his family will miss him.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to St. Dominic Catholic Church or St. Ignatius Catholic School in memory of Alphonse Bruski.
Online condolences may be addressed through www.beckfuneralhome.org.