Robert T. Sawinski, 77 years, of Pinckney, Michigan died Friday afternoon, August 29, 2014 at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ypsilanti, Michigan.
Robert was born October 18, 1936 in Dearborn, Michigan; the son of August and Iva (Snow) Sawinski. Robert married Shirley A. Stoner on April 25, 1959 in Taylor, Michigan and she survives.
Robert is also survived by two daughter, Sheryl (Steven) Sokoloski of Texas and Lori Lawson of Hamburg; one son, Robert (Debbie) Sawinski of Pinckney; grandchildren, Randy, Jessica, John, Thomas, Matthew, Katelyn and a great granddaughter, Marley; two sisters, June Guinn and Penny (John) Chuba; he was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Butch.
Robert was a police officer for the Detroit Police Department.
Funeral service will be held 11 AM Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at the Pinckney Congregational Church 125 E Unadilla St. Pinckney, Michigan with Rev. Lynn Martin officiating. Family will receive friends 2-8 PM Tuesday, September 2nd at Shelters Funeral Home.