Cynthia Petrowsky

Cynthia Petrowsky

Cynthia C. ‘Cindy’ Petrowsky of Hopkins, Michigan, passed away Friday, January 2, 2015 at Wings Home in Allegan. She was born November 1, 1957 in Kalamazoo to Ernest and Ruth (Baldwin) Keckler and was a longtime resident of the area. For many years she was employed as a nurse’s aide and medical technician. She loved taking care of people.

In her leisure time she enjoyed baking pies and cakes, and especially enjoyed spending time with her grandson. Her favorite pastime was ‘junking’ with her sisters and had collected over 1,000 Cabbage Patch Dolls.

On June 25, 1973 in Grand Rapids she married Michael Petrowsky, who survives. Also surviving are her son, Brad Petrowsky of Hopkins; her grandson, Michael ‘Mikie’ Petrowsky; siblings, Rose, Ernie and Tina; a half-sister, Danielle; many nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her son, Michael in 1996.

Friends may visit with Cindy’s family beginning at 12:00 Noon on Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego, where a Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 P.M., Hospice Chaplain Greg Carlson officiating. Burial will follow at Hicks Cemetery, Watson Township.

Contributions in memory of Cindy may be made to Wings of Hope Hospice.

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  1. Sherry Wiltshire says:

    Mike and family, so sorry to hear that Cindy passed away. I hadn’t seen her in many years (since I left Big Top). She will be missed.

  2. Amy Slone says:

    Cindy will be very missed. Praying for her family at this hard time.

  3. dan and cheryl weese says:

    i will always remember you cousin Cindy i hope you are now at peace with you now with mom and dad we will always love you very much love cousin danny weese and cheryl sult-weese (my wife of 3years) hope the family will call if they need a ear i will bve here for them

  4. Tammy Petrowsky (Williams) says:


  5. Raven says:

    I’m sorry for your loss. I’m glad she isn’t hurting anymore.

  6. Donna Reed says:

    My prayers go out to the family. I have not seen her for several years. I worked with her at The Laurels of Sandy Creek. She was a wonderful lady to know. She will be missed.

  7. Lori Snyder-Steele says:

    Mike and family sorry to hear of your loss. My prays go out to you and your family.

  8. Marsha holden says:

    So very sorry for ur loss mike and family she was a very sweet person.

  9. Tracey Newburry says:

    Brad, so very sorry for your loss. Prayers to you and your family.

  10. Sherry Hall says:

    Mike and Brad our thoughts and prayers are with you . Our mother and Cindy had great times together . We will forever share great memories of Cindy. May God Bless you and your family. Phyllis Hartwell and family.

  11. virgie Buhler says:

    Mike n Brad n Mikie. So sorry to learn of Cindy’s passing, I will sure miss her,glad we got reconnected, I will never forget teaching her to sew n what giggles we had. And all the times back to the lake. You guys took such loving care of her,now she is resting ,n singing peanut sat with the angels. Hugs to all

  12. Mike Artis says:

    So sorry for your loss Mike and Brad.

  13. Sandy Holden says:

    Mike and family so sorry for your loss, I have many great memories of our younger years, God Bless you,

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