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Harold E. Piotrowski

February 21, 1926 ~ June 23, 2019 (age 93)
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Piotrowski, Harold E.

Bay City, Michigan


Harold E. Piotrowski, age 93, completed his journey the 23rd of June 2019 due to natural causes. God’s angels have him by the hand leading him to his place in heaven. Harold was born February 21, 1926 in Bay City, Michigan where he remained all his life. At the age of 18 he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps, 3rd Division. After intensive training he was landed on the beaches of Iwo Jima in February 1945 where he celebrated his 19th birthday battling the Japanese. Surviving that, he returned home, found and married Angeline H. Tarkowski February 27, 1954. Together they raised three children; Robert, Paul, and Lori. Harold’s pastimes included auto mechanics, fishing, and playing music with friends; they often entertained the neighborhood.  He played guitar, mandolin, concertina, harmonica, banjo, and piano. 


          The Funeral Service will take place at the Ambrose Funeral Chapel on Thursday, June 27th, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. Celebrant will be Fr. Rick Filary. Family and friends may call to the funeral home on Thursday from 11:00 am until the time of service. Immediately following, family and friends will travel in precession to St. Stanislaus Cemetery for Committal Prayers and Military Honors. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the “St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital” or “Shriners Hospitals for Children”. For online condolences please visit




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