Duane Walter Joseph Brzuchalski

June 28th, 1938 - December 15th, 2021

Duane Walter Joseph Brzuchalski, 83 yrs of Ferndale, MI, formerly of Toledo, OH, died Wednesday December 15, 2021, in his residence. Friends may gather at the Capaul Funeral Home, Ida, MI, Wednesday December 22, 2021 from 10 AM until the services at 2PM. Pastor Ted Kerr III of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Ida, MI, will officiate. Burial will be in Pleasant View Cemetery, Petersburg, MI.


Born June 28, 1938, in Toledo, OH. Duane was the son of Walter and Sophia (Adamski) Brzuchalski. He was a 1956 Central Catholic High School Graduate, Toledo, OH and later attended The University of Toledo, OH. He married Carol Perry on April 27, 1968 in Ann Arbor, MI. He worked as a Tool and Dye Machinist for over 30 years at Special Drill and Reamer, retiring in 2001. He loved fishing, golfing, bowling, cars, motorcycles, traveling and spending time with family.


Survivors include: his wife Carol; children, Duane (Regina) Brzuchalski, Douglas Brzuchalski, Deborah (Cliff Grashel) Decant, Darlene (Donald Jr.) Reinbolt, Diana (Rob) Brzuchalski-Chafin; grandchildren, Jessica (Josh), Matthew (Lori), Dana (Tyler), Devan (Herman), Cristie (Bryan) Alexander (Naomi), Rebecca (Grayden), Brandon, Sarah, Breanna, Jason (Amy), Donnie, Amy (Weston), Noah, Lee and 17 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents.


Memorial contributions can be made to: The Alzheimer's Association.