Obituary of Dennis C. Powierski
January 1, 1951 – June 21, 2022
Dennis C. Powierski. Age 71 of Flat Rock.
Beloved husband of 46 years to Lynn Powierski. Loving father of Brian Powierski, Jennifer Spicer and Mark Powierski. Dearest grandfather of Miles Powierski, Kinsley Spicer and Jackson Powierski. Also survived by 2 brothers.
Dennis was a 1969 graduate of Thurston High School in Redford, Michigan. After High School, he enrolled in the auto-mechanic program at Schoolcraft College. He worked as a self-employed semi truck driver and then for TNT/Ceva Logistics.
Dennis was heavily involved in the Riverview Baseball Association for many years as both a coach and the General Manager. He will be remembered as a beloved coach, as he coached all three of his children and their peers. As an avid bowler, he spent many years bowling in a variety of leagues with his sons and friends. Dennis was a collector of Lionel Trains.
He enjoyed going to train shows and loved entertaining his kids and grandkids with his elaborate train sets. His love for Christmas led to many awards won for his Holiday light and decoration displays in the city of Riverview. Dennis' favorite place to be was at his parent's home on Grand Lake in Presque Isle, Michigan where he spent decades boating, fishing, and snowmobiling.
He will be remembered for being able to fix anything, always going above and beyond to help others, and his love for his wife, children, and grandchildren. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.
Cremation will take place at The On-Site Crematory, located within Molnar Funeral Homes – Brownstown Chapel.
John Molnar, Sr. opened the Detroit Hungarian Funeral Home, now the Molnar Funeral Homes, in 1923. The funeral home began in his home until relocating across the street to it's Delray location at 8623 Dearborn Avenue, in 1936. He had a strong work ethic and believed that you should never stop learning...