- September 12, 1920 - July 27, 2013
- Sterling Heights, Michigan
of Edward's Passing
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“Everyone needs at least one hero and my dad was mine for many reasons.
He taught me everything I know today, hunting,fishing, working on cars as...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Dennis Edward Lisoski - MI - son
“Dad, I don't know where the last three months have gone but not a day passes that you are not missed. I know you smiled when you saw your picture...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Charlene Williamson - FL
“I received the Macomb Daily and was very said to see the passing of Mr. Ed. Our prayers are with you Miss Leona and your Children and family. My kids...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Peggy Soviar - Warren, MI
“I was Ed's son-in-law, but that description is way too formal to capture how he treated me. Ed had a way of making everyone feel special, and he made...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Alan Williamson - Fort Lauderdale, FL
“Uncle Ed was that ray of sunshine that light up a dark room every time he walked in. He was full of fun, life of the party, and a beautiful person...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Betty Kish - Cliton, MI
“Our thoughts and prayers are with the Lisoski family.
6 of 17 | Posted by: David Banowsky - Dallas, TX
“CONTINUED FROM PREVIOUS POST:
I am sure you all know that Leona is my only sister. I recall the days when Ed was courting Leona. Ed would come...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: JOSEPH KUTYLA - San Clemente, CA
“MOJ SZWAGIER (MY BROTHER IN LAW)
A Tribute to Eddie Lisoski, a hero in life and the brother I never had.
From Joe Kutyla
Eddie was a...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Joseph Kutyla - San Clemente, CA
“We will remember "Big Ed" and all the wonderful stories that surround him with smiles on our faces and warmth in our hearts. He was larger than life...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Barbara and Don - Fort Lauderdale, FL
“Our heartfelt thoughts and memories are with all the family and relatives at this time of Ed's passing and always......so many wonderful memories of...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Bruce Hajdyla , Eleanor & Diane - MI
“Our sympathy to Leona, Charlene and Dennis
We were so sad when we got your phone call letting us know of Ed's passing away. We have fond memories...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Ted and Mary Kowalski - Godson
“Dearest Aunt Leona, Charlene, and Dennis,
As Uncle Eddie’s nephew - maybe even his FAVORITE nephew?? But whom am I kidding? We were ALL his...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Karen Marshall and Jim Lisoski - MI
“Our love for Ed and memories of our times together will last forever. Rest in peace Ed.
13 of 17 | Posted by: Marge & Al Williamson - FL
“Sherry & Family, May you find comfort in your memories, friends and family during this time.
14 of 17 | Posted by: Tom Shea - FL
“Sending my most sincere condolences you are all in my prayers.
15 of 17 | Posted by: Rosa Thorp - Boynton Beach, FL
“Rest in peace
16 of 17 | Posted by: Valerie B. Campbell - FL
“The Ferrando Family's thoughts and prayers are with the Lisoski family as you mourn Edward's passing and celebrate his wonderful life.
17 of 17 | Posted by: Jon Ferrando - Fort Lauderdale, FL
Edward Lisoski age 92 of Sterling Heights, died Saturday, July 27, 2013 at the Martha T. Berry Medical Care Facility in Mt. Clemens, Michigan. He was born September 12, 1920, son of the late John and Mary Lisoski. With thanks & praise from a grateful nation, we pay homage to Edward for his service to our country during World War II as a soldier in the U.S. Marine Corps. For the bravery exuded and the sacrifices made by standing in harms way, we honor Edward's service and the part he played in preserving the freedoms and liberties we enjoy today because he was there.
Married to the love of his life Leona for 63 years, Edward was a loving husband and father. He and Leona raised two beautiful children, Charlene and Dennis. His fondest memories are those he spent with his family.
Edward proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corps. in World War II. He was honorably discharged as a Master Tech Sargeant. He was a long-time member of the American Polish Century Club, The Senior Connection, and belonged to the Polish League of American Veterans. Edward also was a Lifetime Member of the Menge VFW Club, the Council of Aging, and the Warren Polka Booster Club.
Edward worked for the GM Tech Centers for 25 years before retiring in 1985.
Edward in his spare time enjoyed hunting, fishing, working on cars, music, and dancing. He enjoyed all eras of music. He was accustomed to the big-band era of the 1940's, right up until the singers of the 1990's and 2000's. He was an avid polka dancer and won two polka contests. He also was an experienced ballroom dancer.
Edward is the beloved husband of Leona. He is the loving father of Charlene (Alan) Williamson and Dennis Lisoski. He is the dear brother of the late Irene Tanski, Thaddius Lisoski, and Janet Paczkowski. He was the brother-in-law of Joseph (the late Agnes) Kutyla.
Visitation for Edward will be held on Tuesday, July 30, 2013 from 3:00 - 9:00pm, with an ACWC Rosary service at 3:00pm and an American Polish Century Club Service at 7:30pm Tuesday evening, at the D.S. Temrowski & Sons Funeral Home, 30009 Hoover Road at Common (12 1/2 Mile Road). Edward will lie in state Wednesday at 9:00am until the time of his Funeral Mass at 9:30am at St. Martin de Porres Catholic Church in Warren. Interment with Military Honors, will take place at Resurrection Cemetery in Clinton Township, Michigan. Memorial contributions are appreciated to Edward's family.
Please share memories of Edward at his memory book.