Obituary of William J. Downing
July 21, 1953 – November 20, 2023
William J. Downing. Age 70 of Taylor.
Beloved fiancé of Cheryl Thiel. Dearest nephew of Marjorie Swiecki. Proud ‘Daddy’ of Casey, Andy and Chinky. Also survived by numerous cousins, beloved family and friends. Preceded in death by his parents Sonny and Irene Downing.
William was a past Grand Knight and proud past life member of All Saints Council of the Knights of Columbus of Taylor. He was also a past Faithful Navigator of Pope John Paul II Assembly.
Celebrant - Father Brendan McCarrick, SAC
John Molnar, Sr. opened the Detroit Hungarian Funeral Home, now the Molnar Funeral Homes, in 1923. The funeral home began in his home until relocating across the street to it's Delray location at 8623 Dearborn Avenue, in 1936. He had a strong work ethic and believed that you should never stop learning...