Traverse City Record-Eagle

October 2, 2012

Timothy C. Kolbusz


GRAWN — Timothy C. Kolbusz, age 46, of Grawn passed away Friday, Sept. 28, 2012. He was born July 3, 1966, in Detroit to Carl and Sue (Healey) Kolbusz.

Tim was a graduate of Buckley High School, class of 1984. He went on to receive his bachelor's degree from Ferris State University, and later his Master's in Education in 2006.

Tim loved nothing more than spending time with his sons, helping them with their 4-H swine projects, and hunting with them on the family farm. In his spare time he also enjoyed playing an awful lot of softball and basketball.

Tim will be greatly missed by his mother, Sue of Buckley; two sons, Kyle and Tyler Kolbusz of Kingsley; and their mother, Rana Kaminski; three siblings, Kathleen (Thomas) Rodes, Charles (Lori) Kolbusz, and Mike (Missy) Kolbusz; eight nieces and nephews, Jami and Kaleb Rodes, McKenna, Trenton, Amelia, Grace, Lily, and Grant Kolbusz.

Tim was preceded in death by his father Carl.

A memorial gathering will be held Wednesday, Oct. 3, at 5 p.m., followed by a memorial service at 7 p.m. at the Covell Funeral Home in Kingsley.

Memorial contributions in Tim's name may be directed to Members Credit Union for the Education of Kyle and Tyler.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Covell Funeral Home of Kingsley.