Obituary of Thomas L. Balwinski
Thomas passed away Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at age 71, after a long battle with cancer. He was born October 4, 1945 in Bay City to the late Victor and Regina (Resmer) Balwinski. Thomas married Connie Wagner in St. Hedwig Catholic Church on September 23, 1972 and she survives him. He was a veteran served his country with the U.S. Navy. After forty-two years of dedicated service, Thomas retired from General Motors – Grey Iron Foundry and was a parishioner of All Saints Parish. Surviving besides his wife, Connie, is his daughter, Michelle and son-in-law, Nicholas Wilinski; brother, Ronald (Vivian) Balwinski; sister-in-law, Donna Balwinski; in-laws, John & Janice Wagner and Katherine & Ray Altscheffel, along with many nieces and nephews. Thomas’ family will be present to receive visitors on Friday, September 22, 2017 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM with a 7:00 PM Vigil for Thomas at Skorupski Family Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 955 N. Pine Rd., Hampton Twp. On Saturday, September 23, 2017, Thomas will be taken to All Saints Parish (St. James Church), 710 Columbus Ave., Bay City, where visiting will continue from 9:00 AM until the time of his 10:00 AM Funeral Liturgy. Fr. Jose Maria Cabrera will officiate. Memorial contributions may be directed to All Saints Parish or the Cancer Research Institute, 55 Broadway, Ste. 1802, New York, New York 10006. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family online at www.skorupskis.com.