Timothy R. Molzan, 52, Lifelong village resident
Timothy R. Molzan, 52, of Forest Park, has died. Molzan was an employee of the U.S. Postal Service in Forest Park for 29 years. He enjoyed fishing, music, photography and spending time with his dogs. Molzan was an avid NASCAR fan.
Molzan is survived by his mother, Mildred (Holle) Molzan; his friend, Michele Rambeau and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Molzan was predeceased by his father Richard.
Visitation hours and funeral services were held at the Zimmerman-Harnett Funeral Home at 7319 W. Madison St. Interment will be in the Arlington Cemetery.
Michael John Hojnacki, 56, Family in Forest Park
Michael Hojnacki, 56, of Union Pier, Mich., died Friday, Jan. 5, 2007, at his home surrounded by family and friends.
Hojnacki was born May 13, 1950, in Chicago, to Matthew and Genevieve (Blajsczak) Hojnacki. He graduated from St. Philip Basilica High School in Chicago with honors in 1968 and the School of the Art Institute on Chicago in 1973 with a BFA in design and a minor in filmmaking.
Hojnacki married Mary Susan (Marisue) Scafidi on Aug. 14, 1971, in Forest Park.
He is survived by his wife; brothers, Matthew and John; sisters, Ann Marie, Mary Clare, Phyllis, Peggy; brother-in-law, Richard Danca Scafidi; nephews, Steve, Jason, Matt, Nicholas, Jeff, Eric, Ryan, Christopher, Scott and Michael; and nieces, Katherine Ann, Sarah, Katherine, Amy, Michele, Ann and Laura.
He was predeceased by his son Christopher Robin, his father Matthew and his mother Genevieve.
He will be missed by his beloved pets Typo, Celeste, Quicken, Sassafrass, Tulip, Rainbow and Cloud.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at St. Agnes Church in Sawyer, Mich., with the Rev. Father Donald Suberlak, C.R. as celebrant. Interment will follow at Lakeside Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Harbor Arts, 6 North Elm St., Three Oaks, Mich.; New Buffalo Fine Arts Council, 1112 East Clay St., New Buffalo, Mich. 49117; Hospice at Home, 4025 Healthpark Lane, St. Joseph, Mich., 49085 Berrien County Hospice at Home, Inc.