Joseph Homolya age 89, of Perrysburg, Ohio, died Sunday, November 11, 2012 at home under hospice care. He was born in Hungary on June 20, 1923 to Imre and Teresa Homolya. He was a hard worker and devoted husband, father and grandfather. Joseph enjoyed spending time outside in nature. He had a love for animals, soccer, traveling and photography.
Joseph was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Maria Homolya; son, Robert (Barbara) Homolya; grandsons, Scott and Stephen Homolya; special friend, Dorothy Boyd. He is survived by his daughter, Erika (Doug) Retzke; grandchildren, Sheila (Mark) Homolya-England and Jason (Jessica) Retzke; great-grandchildren, Campbell Retzke and soon to be Cole Jozsef Retzke.
Arrangements were made by Witzler-Shank Funeral Home (419-874-3133) 222 East South Boundary, Perrysburg, OH 43551. Memorial contributions may be made to Odyssey Hospice, 1745 Indian Wood Circle, Maumee, OH. 43537. We would like to thank Odyssey Hospice for their compassionate care. A special "Thank you" to Amy and Tiffany for their loving care. Online condolences may be left at www.witzlershankfuneralhome.com