Crane Funeral Home & Cremation Services | (734) 941-9200 | 36885 Goddard Road, Romulus, MI 48174
Vira Faye Makowski, age 98, of Romulus, Michigan passed away on Wednesday, April 29, 2020. Vira was born September 10, 1921 in Detroit, MI. She was the daughter of the late Thomas Charles Higginson and Helen Ruth (Kugath) Higginson.
To cherish her memory she leaves one son; Donald (Sylvia) Makowski, three grandchildren; Charles (Jenna), Chalin (Amanda) and Jeffrey, and four great grandchildren; Madison, Keigan, Elloise and Morgan; and one brother John "Jack" Cosgrove.
Vira was married on May 31, 1947 to Russell August Makowski and he preceded her in death on February 24, 1990. She was also preceded in death by her parents; Thomas Charles and Helen Ruth Makowski, and six siblings; her identical twin Venus, Helen, Marvin, Charles, Kaye, and Althea.
Vira loved to dance, had a great sense of humor and could always make the family laugh at her witty observations. While she slowed down in her later years, she was always up for a new adventure and will be greatly missed by her family.
A graveside service will be held on Monday, May 4, 2020 at Romulus Cemetery at 11:30am.
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