Anthony Michael Slifka (1914-1992)

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Anthony Michael Slifka
Born: 26 Jul 1914 Center Twp., Michigan
Died: 16 Jun 1992 Harbor Springs, Michigan
Father: Michael Slifka
Mother: Rosa Ann Durkalic
Siblings: Anna Slifka
Kathryn R. Slifka
Anthony Michael Slifka
Helen Theresa Slifka
Stanley John Slifka
Julia Joan Slifka
Baby Slifka
Joseph Slifka
John Joseph Slifka


Petoskey News-Review, Jun 1992:

Anthony M. Slifka, 77

Anthony “Tony” M. Slifka, 77, of Larks Lake, died June 16, 1992, at the Emmet County Medical Care Facility in Harbor Springs.

Mass of the resurrection will be held 10 a.m. Friday, June 19, at St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Larks Lake. The Rev. Fr. Laurus Rhode, O.F.M., will be the celebrant. Interment will be in St. Nicholas Cemetery.

Mr. Slifka was born July 26, 1914, in Center Township, the son of Michael and Rose (Durkalek) Slifka. He attended Larks Lake school.

Mr. Slifka was a veteran of World War II serving with the U.S. Army in the European theatre. He lived in Detroit for a short time and then moved to this area and worked in Harbor Springs as a carpenter for Rockwell and Bond Builders for 20 years. He also worked for Noble Dewitt Builders for seven years.

He was a member of St. Nicholas Church.

Survivors include one brother, John Slifka of Royal Oak; one sister, Mrs. Helen Stanislawski of Pellston; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at the Schiller Funeral Chapel of Harbor Springs from 3-5 p.m. Thursday, June 18, and from 7-8 p.m. Thursday at St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Larks Lake. A rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the church.


  • 1920 Federal Census, Center Twp., Emmet, Michigan:
Slivka, Mike
, Anthony, Son, M, W, single, 6, Michigan
  • Petoskey News-Review, Monday, 31 Mar 1969, Obituary: Slifka, Rosa A. Durkalic
  • Petoskey News-Review, Monday, 15 Jun 1981, Obituary: Novak, Anna Slifka
  • Death: Emmet County, Michigan, Vital Records Search, Deaths:
SLIFKA, Anthony M.
Date of Death: 6/16/1992
Liber: 1992
Folio: 242
Place of Death: Harbor Springs, MI
  • Death: Social Security Death Index:
Anthony SLIFKA
Birth Date: 26 Jul 1914
Death Date: 16 Jun 1992
Social Security Number: 382-18-2409
State Where Number Was Issued: Michigan
Death Residence Zip Code: 49755
Localities: Levering, Emmet, Michigan
Slifka, Anthony M.
Age: 77
Born: 7/26/1914
Died: 6/16/1992
Burial: 0/0/0000
Cemetery: St. Nichols, Larks Lake
Obituary: on file