In memory of
Soja, Henryka 1/6/1951 - 11/15/2020 Belleville, MI Age 69, died Sunday at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ypsilanti. Born in Karsy Dolne, Poland, daughter of Zygmunt & Marianna Lyzka and adopted parents Stanley & Stella Lyska. Henryka has been a Belleville resident for 54 years. She and her family attended St. Stephen Catholic Church, New Boston, and St. Anthony Catholic Church, Belleville. She worked for Ford Motor Company as a Production Checker for over 30 years and was a proud member of the Local UAW #845. She enjoyed: gardening, especially growing gladiolus flowers; visiting her close family and siblings in Poland; and attending Elvis impersonator Sherman Arnold's shows. Her specialty was making food for her loving family that included delicious cabbage rolls, chicken noodle soup, and pierogi. Survived by her loving husband of 38 years Ronald Soja; two sons Gregory Michael Soja of Krakow, Poland and Jacob Matthew Soja of Belleville; sisters Helen Pulut of Kielce, Poland, and Marysia Lyzka of Karsy Duze, Poland; and brother-in-law Donald Soja of New Boston, MI. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother Piotr Lyzka and sister Wanda Kwiecien. Visitation Friday 4-8 PM at Brown Funeral Home, Belleville. Visitation 11 AM-Noon Saturday, November 21, 2020 at St. Stephens Catholic Church, New Boston, with a 12 PM Funeral Mass. Private interment in St. Hedwig Cemetery, Dearborn Heights, MI. Memorials to St. Stephen Catholic Church.
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