Helen Oleksiak

January 25, 1924 - August 2, 2016
Plymouth, MI



Monday, August 8, 2016
2:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT
Turowski Life Story Funeral Homes
Canton, West of Sheldon
45100 Warren Rd.
Canton, MI 48187
(734) 453-3008

Rosary at 7 PM

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Tuesday, August 9, 2016
10:30 AM EDT
St. John Neumann Catholic Church
44800 Warren Rd
Canton, MI 48187
(734) 455-5910

In State at 10 AM until Mass begins.


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

1820 Mt. Elliot St
Detroit, MI 48207

Gleaners Food Bank
2131 Beaufait
Detroit, MI 48207

Loaves & Fishes of SW Detroit
PO Box 10552
Detroit, MI 48210


Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.

(734) 421-3567

Life Story / Obituary


Helen Oleksiak., age 92, passed away August 2, 2016. She is preceded in death by her husband, Joseph and her son in law, Thomas. Loving mother of Patricia Jakubowski. Beloved grandmother of Thomas Jakubowski (Linda) and Rachel Eklund (Harold). Cherished great grandmother of Brandon, Nathan, Bethany and Abigail. Family will receive friends Monday 2-8 pm at the Neely-Turowski Funeral Home, 45100 Warren Road, Canton (between Sheldon and Canton Center Rds) with a Rosary at 7 P.M. Funeral Mass Tuesday 10:30 A.M. at St John Neumann Catholic Church, 44800 Warren Rd, Canton. In state 10 A.M. until mass begins. Interment St. Hedwig Cemetery. In lieu of flowers family suggests donations to Capuchin Soup Kitchen.