Houghton Lake Resorter

Edward Paul Preczewski



 

 

Army veteran Edward Paul Preczewski, 93, Houghton Lake, died Nov. 17, 2021, at The Villa of West Branch.

Visitation was held Monday, Nov. 22, at St. James Catholic Church, Houghton Lake. A Mass of Christian burial was be held at the church, with Father Bernard Tyler officiating. Interment will be in Pioneer Cemetery, Roscommon. Memorial contributions may be directed to a charity of the donor’s choice. Christler Funeral Home, Houghton Lake Chapel, handled arrangements.

He was born April 18, 1928, in Hazel Park, the son of Joseph and Anna (Zitney) Preczewski. He grew up in the Hazel Park area where he graduated from Hazel Park High School. He served as a technical sergeant in the Army during the Korean War.

On July 27, 1953, he and Noreen Sarah Williams were married in Hazel Park. He worked as a sheet metal worker for many years. The couple then moved from Troy to Houghton Lake in 1974. They owned and operated Sun-N-Snow Resort on Houghton Lake for many years before retiring.

Mr. Preczewski was a member of St. James Catholic Church, American Legion and Circle Square Square Dance Club. He enjoyed antique cars, being outdoors and especially square dancing and spending time with his wife, Noreen.

Preceding him in death were his parents; wife, Noreen Sarah Preczewski; three brothers; and two sisters.

Surviving Mr. Preczewski are his daughter, Judy (Ken) Delgreco of St. Johns; two sons, Michael (Joyce) Preczewski of Roscommon and Ken (Patricia) Preczewski of Roscommon; seven grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; sister, Alice Seiner; and several nieces and nephews.

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