Submitted by Jody Doran
William Elowsky Passed Away On Tuesday, May 14th
Seventy-eight-year old Posen resident, William Elowsky, died Tuesday evening (May 14, 1957) at 7:30 o'clock at the Rogers City Hospital.
Mr. Elowsky was born in Belknap township November 14, 1878 and he was married February 7, 1908 to Pauline Drevanz who died May 20, 1951. He spent his lifetime farming in this area.
Survivors include three sons, Edward and Theodore of RFD Posen, and Albert of Belknap; a brother, Charles Elowsky of Belknap; two sisters, Mary Sorget of Hawks and Helen Elowsky of Detroit; and 7 grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon at 1:15 from McWilliams Chapel and at 2:00 at St. Peter's Church in Metz, Rev. Homer Marsh officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
The family requests that floral offerings be substituted by memorial donations to St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Metz.
Published in Presque Isle Advance, May 23,1957