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Thomas John Makowski

November 7, 1942 ~ August 23, 2021 (age 78)


Thomas was born on November 7, 1942, to Frank and Genevieve (Klosowski) in Detroit, Michigan.  As a young man, Thomas proudly served in the United States Navy with dedication and honor.

Thomas loved his family, especially his grandkids. He was an avid sportsman and enjoyed fishing, hunting, and camping. Thomas also enjoyed garage sales and collected tools. He was very generous and caring and was always there for his kids.

Beloved father of Timothy (Karen) Makowski of Ray Township, Terry Makowski of Macomb, and Debra (Scott) Dietrich of Holly; he is also survived by his siblings; Joseph Makowski, Theresa Lewanski, Jerry Makowski, William (Rose) Makowski, Michael (Mary) Makowski, Paul (Patty) Makowski, Margaret Makowski, five grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, and numerous relatives and friends.

Thomas was preceded in death by his former wife, Sharon Makowski, his former wife, Patsy Makowski, his parents; Frank and Genevieve; his sister, JoAnn Pachota, and his grandson Daniel Makowski.

Visitation to take place on Tuesday, August 31, 2021, from 2:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Mass of the Resurrection will be on Wednesday, September 1, at St. Margaret of Scotland Catholic Church, Instate, or gathering time, 10:00 AM. Mass at 10:30 AM.


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August 31, 2021

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Lee-Ellena Funeral Home
46530 Romeo Plank Rd
Macomb, MI 48044

Mass of the Resurrection
September 1, 2021

10:30 AM
Saint Margaret of Scotland
21201 East 13 Mile Road
Saint Clair Shores, MI 48082

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