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“Dear Melanie, Mary, Grace, and all of the Twomey Family, At our Sunday morning Mass today, we were so saddened to hear of the recent passing of Rory....Read More »
1 of 34 | Posted by: Connie Baranski - Port Austin, MI

“Our prayers are with him and his lovely and dear family.May God rest his soul. ”
2 of 34 | Posted by: Adriana Queiroz - Family Friend

“Outro prayers até with história lovely and dear família.Good restaurante história soul. ”
3 of 34 | Posted by: Adriana Queiroz - Family Friend

“Sending you and girls prayers and hugs. ”
4 of 34 | Posted by: Debbie Carmer - Canton - Friend

“Patrick ”
5 of 34 | Posted by: Patrick Heron - Detroit, MI

“My heartfelt condolences to this family. Although I have never met Rory my son Chris has told me what a good man he was and he loved his family. ”
6 of 34 | Posted by: Linda Buttry - Tunnel Hill, GA

“My wife, Jill and I got to know Rory when we attended St. Josaphat church, where we sang with him in the choir, and I in the schola. During that time...Read More »
7 of 34 | Posted by: Steven Andrews - Howell, MI

“Mrs. Twomey, it came to me sad news about your lost and I want to extend my deepest sympathies to you, your children and all family members. May the...Read More »
8 of 34 | Posted by: Ramon Barbosa - Toronto

“It has been a pleasure to know Rory. Like a really good movie that you never want to end, we watched as he took a hud home and made it a little...Read More »
9 of 34 | Posted by: Kurt, Sharon and Charity

“Rory is going to be missed by all whom he had a pleasure of knowing going to miss Rory outside always planting his flowers and cleaning his back yard ”
10 of 34 | Posted by: Pasha Family - Warren - Neighbor

“Rory was a bright man whom is going to be missed by all it was a true blessing to have Rory in are life's. God has a new angel rest in peace to you...Read More »
11 of 34 | Posted by: Tyishia Pasha - Warren, MI

“I am very distraught over the unexpected passing of Rory Twomey. In the short time I have known Rory, he was one of the most inspirational, positive...Read More »
12 of 34 | Posted by: Lorna Turner - Detroit, MI

“Prayers of peace during this time of bereavement, to the family and friends of Rory. You will forever be missed, Rory. ”
13 of 34 | Posted by: Lanea Langston - Detroit, MI

“I feel fortunate to have known Rory. I really enjoyed times we got to chat up in Port Austin or any number of gatherings. He was so knowledgeable,...Read More »
14 of 34 | Posted by: Mike Barry - Berkley, MI - Friend

“Rory was my friend. He was a good man, with a big heart. He was hard working and driven. As a leader, he never asked more of a person than he was...Read More »
15 of 34 | Posted by: Jeffrey Miller - Commerce Twp., MI

“We are shocked and deeply saddened to hear the news of Rory's passing. He was so young and so full of life. It seems incomprehensible that he is gone...Read More »
16 of 34 | Posted by: Sarah and Joe Kennedy - CA

“I was so shocked and saddened to learn this news. Melanie, Sara, Emily, John Francis, Seth and all of Rory's family, may God be with you during this...Read More »
17 of 34 | Posted by: Daniel Judge - Royal Oak, MI

“I remember Rory best from childhood summer days in Port Austin. He and his family are in my prayers, especially during this difficult time. God...Read More »
18 of 34 | Posted by: Jim Nolta - Canton, MI - Family

“Rory helped install our new porch and patio. He was such a nice man. I enjoyed talking with him about life. My condolences, thoughts and prayers go...Read More »
19 of 34 | Posted by: Jeremiah Hoehner - Warren, MI

“Rory was a huge inspiration on my work life and will be deeply missed. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with the family. ”
20 of 34 | Posted by: Angela Eichler - Southgate, MI

“You and the family will be in my prayers. Please know that your work family loves and supports you. Pat ”
21 of 34 | Posted by: Patrice Ford - Southfield, MI

“I knew there was something special about Rory the moment I met him. His positive attitude was accompanied by an intense ambition and desire to push...Read More »
22 of 34 | Posted by: Jason Hughes - Holly, MI - Friend

“Rory was in my chemistry class at Mary Help of Christians Academy in Warren, Michigan in 1994-1995. He was an excellent student and a friendly and...Read More »
23 of 34 | Posted by: David Weissing - Utica, MN

“Dear Sally, there are no words to express how sorry we are for your loss. We are praying for Rory and your whole family. Love, Terry and Lori ”
24 of 34 | Posted by: Lori Boyle - Port Austin, MI

“Dear Melanie, Words cannot express our sorrow for the loss of your dear Rory. You have always held a special place in our...Read More »
25 of 34 | Posted by: Jerry & Coleen Mansfield - MI

“We are so sorry and will miss seeing him at church. He now has seen Our Lord! We are so sorry for your loss! ”
26 of 34 | Posted by: Peter and Leeta von Buelow - MI

“Sara, keeping you and your family in prayer. I will always cherish the time I spent with Rory at UDM. He was one of my favorites. ”
27 of 34 | Posted by: Emmy Yousey - Gregory, MI

“My prayers for the happy repose of Rory's soul and for his family. When Rory was in high school he was one of my students - and a very good one at...Read More »
28 of 34 | Posted by: Mark Lotarski - Cincinnati, OH

“Dear Melanie, Sara, Don, Emily, Jonfrancis, Seth et al, our hearts are with you at this time. We all love Rory and all of you. He amazed me many a...Read More »
29 of 34 | Posted by: Mary Sentman - Family Friend

“Rory always entered a room, or pulled a chair up to a bonfire, and welcomed everyone! We all wanted to get into the circle where he and others were...Read More »
30 of 34 | Posted by: Johnene Eggert - Royal Oak, MI

“Sara, my deepest sympathies. Words cannot express the sorrow you feel nor can I say anything to help alleviate the pain. You and your family will be...Read More »
31 of 34 | Posted by: Victoria Spallone - Mount Clemens, MI

“Prayers to Sara and your family!God Bless Stephanie Landers-JonesDetroit Mercy4th Floor ”
32 of 34 | Posted by: Stephanie Landers-Jones

“Melaine,My prayers and heartfelt sympathy go out to you , the girls and all the family.He was a great husband and father. So sorry that God does call...Read More »
33 of 34 | Posted by: Joye Palmer - Detroit, MI

“You were an amazing man and a great friend. I miss you Rory! ”
34 of 34 | Posted by: Ahmed Avdic - Clawson, MI


Rory Byron Twomey, age 40, died suddenly on Tuesday, April 10, 2018. Rory was born February 26, 1978 in Cass City, Michigan to Donald John and Sara Jane (nee Lyons) Twomey.

Rory was the beloved husband of Melanie. Cherished father of Mary and Grace. Dearest son of Donald J. & Sara J. Twomey, and son-in-law of James (Constance) McMullen. Brother of Emily (Colin) Quinn, Johnfrancis (Megan) Twomey, Seth Twomey, and brother-in-law of Nicole (Chris) McMullen-Buttry, Jason McMullen, and Eric McMullen. Loving grandson of Leona M. Twomey, and grandson-in-law of William J. McMullen.

Visitation for Rory will be held Sunday, April 15th from 3-9 pm, with a 6 pm Rosary Service, at the D.S. Temrowski & Sons Funeral Home, 30009 Hoover Road at Common (12 1/2 Mile Rd.) in Warren.

He will lie in state on Monday from 10:30 am until the time of his Funeral Mass at 11:00 am at St. Josaphat Catholic Church, 715 E. Canfield Street in Detroit. Interment will follow at Mt. Elliott Cemetery in Detroit.

Memorial donations may be made to the Father Solanus Casey Center, 1820 Mt. Elliott Street, Detroit, MI 48207.

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