Czopek Funeral Directors
2157 Oak Street
Wyandotte, MI 48192
(734) 285-9000

John Charles Byrd

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John Charles Byrd Obituary
Byrd, John Charles; age 60; of Lincoln Park and Wyandotte; died suddenly at his home on Friday, having been recently diagnosed with cancer. He is survived by his wife and lifelong best friend, Susan Vojcik Byrd; his daughter, Dr. Michelle Byrd; son-in-law, Michael Millhouse; grandchildren, Mason and Eleanor Millhouse; and father-in-law, Edward “Whitey” Vojcik. He was preceded in death by his mother, Harriet Byrd; grandmother, Margaret Dales; mother-in-law, Jane Vojcik; aunt, Eleanore Kulikowski; and a brother, Tom. John was an employee of General Motors and Henry Ford Community College for many years and a also a volunteer for Wyandotte Cable TV, and Meals on Wheels. In addition to his family, John loved rock-and-roll, canoeing the Pine River, and a good bar of dark chocolate. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to the Michigan Humane Society in John’s honor. Visitation Friday 2 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service Saturday 11 a.m. at Czopek Funeral Directors, 2157 Oak Street, Wyandotte (734) 285-9000. Interment Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
Published in Heritage Newspapers on June 11, 2014
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