William John PrawdzikJune 18, 1960 ~ July 8, 2017 (age 57)
William John Prawdzik, age 57, of Hopkins passed away on July 8, 2017 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Bill was born on June 18, 1960 in Grand Rapids, MI to Anthony and Rita (Funk) Prawdzik. On February 18, 1984, he married Barbara DeYoung which lead to 33 wonderful years together. Bill’s greatest accomplishment was his family whom he cherished. His two sons were his pride and joy. He enjoyed family vacations along with fishing and hunting. Bill worked for many years at S Abraham’s and Sons.
Bill will be dearly missed by: wife Barbara, sons William and Nicholas(Kylie), siblings; Margaret Keech, Sharon Prawdzik, Anthony Prawdzik, Joseph Prawdzik, Frances (Mike) Bertram, Diana Prawdzik, Mary (Jorge) Silva, father-in-law George Fletcher, in-laws; Rick Ward, Rick Ayriss, Craig DeYoung, Jennifer Fletcher, Brenda (Tim) Mulder and Chris Notenbaum, many nieces and nephews.
Preceding him in death are: his parents, siblings; Rosemary Ward, Gail Ayriss and Gloria Prawdzik, brother-in-law KC Keech and mother-in-law Lucille Fletcher.
The family would like to give a heartfelt thank you to all those who helped with his care during his illness.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 from 2pm until 4pm and 6pm until 8pm with a Rosary held at 7:30pm at Kubiak-Cook Dorr Chapel. A mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at St. Mary’s Visitation Catholic Parish, Byron Center at 11am with family receiving friends and family from 10am until time of Mass. Burial will take place immediately following at the St. Mary’s Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be given to St. Mary’s Visitation Church or to donor’s choice.
St. Mary's Visitation Church
2459 - 146th Ave., Byron Center MI 49315