Date of Death
September 7, 2013
Place of Death
Three Rivers, Michigan
Private graveside services will be held at a later date.
Louis Peter Panczyk, age 91, of Three Rivers passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 7, 2013 at the Heartland Health Care Center. He was born on March 28, 1922 in Three Rivers, Michigan. He was the son of the late John and Bernice(Ciecieski) Panczyk.
Mr. Panczyk has been a lifetime resident of Three Rivers except for his honorable service during WWII in the United States Air Force. Following his term of service Louis worked a tool and die and maker for Peterson Spring Corporation most of his life. Through this work he traveled internationally as well. Louis finally retired in 1982.
He is preceded in death by his parents, his first wife, Olga I. Panczyk; second wife, Margaret –Hoffman-Panczyk; his two daughters Despina (Panczyk) Zangana and Mary M. (Panczyk) Thompson;
Louis will be greatly missed by his family and the extremely caring staff at Heartland Health Care Center where he resided for the last several years. He leaves to cherish his memory, one daughter, Christina Panczyk, of Denver, CO.; one sister Ann Denis, of Hayward, CA; one nephew, Philip Thompson; other nieces and nephews, grandchildren and great grandchildren as well as friends.