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Robert J. Drews

October 15, 1931 - May 12, 2014
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Robert Joseph Drews, age 82, died May 12, 2014. He was born October 15, 1931 in Detroit, Michigan to Herbert and Marie (nee Klein) Drews. He graduated from Wilber Wright Vocational School in 1949 and immediately began working for GM Research where he worked on gas turbines. In 1952 he entered the US Army and served in the Korean War. He was honorably discharged in 1954 where he received a Service Medal and Korean Service Ribbon with two Bronze Stars. He then returned to GM in 1954 and retired in 1995 after 46 years of dedicated service. He married Mary Sarcona April 25, 1964 and just recently celebrated 50 years of marriage. He was...
Robert Joseph Drews, age 82, died May 12, 2014. He was born October 15, 1931 in Detroit, Michigan to Herbert and Marie (nee Klein) Drews. He graduated from Wilber Wright Vocational School in 1949 and immediately began working for GM Research where he worked on gas turbines. In 1952 he entered the US Army and served in the Korean War. He was honorably discharged in 1954 where he received a Service Medal and Korean Service Ribbon with two Bronze Stars. He then returned to GM in 1954 and retired in 1995 after 46 years of dedicated service. He married Mary Sarcona April 25, 1964 and just recently celebrated 50 years of marriage. He was a member of St. Angela's Catholic Church since 1967, Knights of Columbus since 1989, Men of Sacred Heard since 1980, St. Vincent De Paul Society since 1996 and St. Angela Ushers Club since 1977. Beloved husband of Mary for 50 years. Loving father of Anne Marie (Robert) Hughes, Robert G. (Roberta), and Stephanie (Jeffrey) Laubach. Dearest grandfather of Hunter Drews, Ben Bolio, Benjamin and Christopher Laubach. Dear brother of William (Pat) Drews, Richard (the late Helen) Drews and the late Ronald (the late Edith) Drews. Visitation Thursday 3-9 pm with a Rosary at 7 pm at Kaul Funeral Home, 28433 Jefferson, St. Clair Shores. Instate Friday 10:30 am until time of Mass at 11 am at St. Angela Catholic Church, 25001 Chippendale, Roseville. Entombment at Resurrection Cemetery, Clinton Township, Michigan. Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Vincent De Paul at http://www.svdpusa.org/Donate.aspx

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