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Michael J. Osstifin

December 10, 1936 — March 5, 2010

Michael J. Osstifin

Michael J. Osstifin, age 73 of Toledo went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 5, 2010. Mike was born December 10, 1936 in Toledo Ohio to Mike & Mary (Varady) Osstifin. Mike attended Macomber High school where he met his future wife CarolJean, they were married on February 23, 1957. Mike worked for Owens Illinois as a Pattern Maker he retired from the Closure Division in March of 1987. Previously Mike worked for General Mills. Mike was an avid Bowler since the age of 18, he bowled at the former Ducat's Imperial Lanes for a number of the years Mike bowled a 300 on November 9, 1996 at the Denise Ardoyno Memorial Tour. Mike made the Bowling Honor Rolls many times throughout his bowling career. He enjoyed many activities with his children, grandchildren and cigar's along with his long time friend and drinking buddy Darol Billick. He also enjoyed spending time with his special friend Phyllis Fallis and also enjoyed hosting many "Hunkey Turkey" cookouts with friends and family throughout the years. He was a member of Toledo Elk's #53 and was a member of Little Flower Church, its Men's Club and was a regular Bingo Runner. Mike was preceded in death by his wife CarolJean, parents Mike & Mary Osstifin, Brothers, Julius, Richard, Paul. Surviving are his Daughters, Elaine Moebius, Linda Osstifin, Sons, David (Jackie) Osstifin, Dennis (Janet) Osstifin, Grandchildren, Kevin, David Moebius, Kane David Osstifin, Danielle Marie Osstifin, Sister, Suzann (Bob) Allison, Sister In Law, Linda Osstifin, Nephews, Rob Allison, Jason, Osstifin, Nieces, Heather Allison, Jennifer Osstifin, Great Niece Samantha, and numerous nieces and nephews The family will receive friends at the Thomas I. Wisniewski Funeral Home 2426 N. Reynolds Rd. Tuesday March 9, 2010 2-8 P.M. With Toledo Elk's #53 Lodge service at 7:00 P.M. Funeral services will begin Wednesday March 10 at the Funeral Home at 10:30 A.M. followed by the Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 A.M. in Little Flower Church Dorr and Olimphia Dr. With Father Joseph Steinbauer officiating. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Arrangements by The Bersticker-Scott Funeral Home 3453 Heatherdowns Blvd at Byrne Rd. Please sign Mike's condolence page at

Service Information

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010 11:00am, Little Flower Catholic Church


Service Extra Info Funeral Prayers will begin at the Funeral Home at 10:30 A.M. Wednesday March 10, 2010

Interment Details

Resurrection Cemetery

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