Thomas W. Ursiny went home to be with the Lord on March 12, 2017 at the age of 80. He has been a resident of Romulus, Michigan for 48 yeas. Thomas was born June 29, 1936 in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. He was the son of the late John M. Ursiny and Elizabeth B. (Shephard) Ursiny.
Thomas was very passionate about serving the Lord, in recent years he has been a member of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church in Belleville, and he taught Sunday school for many yeas at Calvary Baptist Church in Romulus. He enjoyed working on Volkswagens, going to car shows, sitting in his back yard watching the birds, and pulling his grandchildren’s wagon with his tractor. Thomas loved spending time with his family.
To cherish his memory he leaves his wife; Ruby M. Ursiny of Romulus, one son; Scott A. Ursiny of Ionia, two daughters; Ella M. (John) Sandefur of Romulus and Amy L. (Joshua) Elwart of Romulus, two brothers; Charles “Bud” (Erda) Ursiny of Coulter, Pennsylvania and Robert Ursiny of Duffy, Pennsylvania, one sister; Ida Rose Grissom of Pennsylvania, sixteen grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
Thomas was preceded in death by his parents, one daughter; Marcy S. Parker whom passed away 2001, three brothers; John Ursiny, Frank Ursiny, and Harvey Ursiny, and three sisters; Phyllis Leader, Betty Shawl, and Marjory Melegari.
Friends may gather from 4:00pm to 8:00pm on, Tuesday March 14, 2017, at Crane Funeral Home, 36885 Goddard Rd. Romulus, Michigan 48174,(734) 941-9200. There will be a visitation at 10:00am at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, located at 42682 Ecorse Road, Belleville, Michigan 48111, on Wednesday March 15, 2017 with the funeral service starting at 11:00am with, Pastor Jason Crawford, officiating. Interment will be held at Romulus Cemetery.
Those who wish, may contribute to Mount Calvary Baptist Church. Online guests may leave condolences, share a photo, or light a memorial candle by visiting www.cranefuneralhome.net.