Dennis Claude Nowacki

National City, Michigan
July 24, 1938 - October 15, 2020


According to Dennis's wishes, cremation has taken place. Online condolences may be offered at

Obituary Notice

Dennis Claude Nowacki, age 82, of National City, Michigan passed away peacefully October 15, 2020 under the loving care of his family and hospice at home after a brief illness.

Dennis was born July 24, 1938 in Detroit, Michigan to the late Francis and Frances (Schultz) Nowacki.  After high school graduation, he proudly served in the United States ARMY from December 11, 1956 until his honorable discharge on December 9, 1958.  Dennis was a long time employee at Ford Motor Company retiring in 1997.  During his retirement to the Sand Lake area, Dennis was active in the Sand Lake Men’s Association where he enjoyed assisting with the many functions as well as cooking for them as well.  He also enjoyed boating on the waters by his home in National City with his wife, Sylvia.

Dennis married Sylvia Marie Zarzycki in 1959 and she survives him as well as their children, Cheryl, Dennese, and Dale; five grandchildren; brother, Kenny; and numerous nieces, nephews, and friends.

According to Dennis’s wishes, cremation has taken place.  Online condolences may be offered at


My prayers go out to the family. I will miss you Dennis and will always remember sitting in my garage and talking till 4am a few years ago, well maybe 5-6 years ago. You are a brother-in-law I will remember. RIP AND SAY HELLO TO YOUR MOM, DAD AND SON for me. Love to all, Diana Nowacki. And Ken will remember his brother’s lovingly.
— Mr & Mrs Ken Nowacki
Our prayers to all the Family!! We are going to miss our Long time friend of many years!! But we will never forget all our good times together!! RIP Dennis Love Jerry & Germaine Toffen
— Germaine Toffen
Dear Dennese, I’m so very sorry to hear about your dad's
passing . My deepest sympathy to you and your family 💕
— Cathy Seba
We were sorry to hear of Dennis' passing. We will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers.
— Dick & Lori Frederick
Uncle Dennis, I will forever appreciate your supportive and kind ways through my life. If only we’d connected more recently like your pal Skip and I did randomly at a casino in Las Vegas. He had nothing but kind words and laughs backing you. Love and strength to our family.
— dena Zewicky
I have So many memories of the the 3 brothers playing cards together during the holiday parties. Some late nights for sure! I am sure he and my dad are somewhere right now cracking open a new deck and getting a game started. Prayers to aunt Sylvia, And my cousins ❤️ Brenda Geiger
— Brenda geiger

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