Todd Michael Lajewski 44, of Lapeer died tragically as a result of an automobile accident on I-75, Monday, July 19, 2021.
Todd was born January 31, 1977 in Flint, Michigan to Anthony Paul & Mary Jo (Reuther) Lajewski. He graduated from Lapeer West High School, class of 1995. He married the love of his life, Theresa Nolan on September 14, 2002 at Immaculate Conception Church in Lapeer. Todd earned his associates degree at Mott Community College. He continued his education with leadership classes at Davenport College of Business. He was always striving to improve himself at his craft. He worked as a senior project engineer with HMS Mfg. Co. in Troy and Tapco International prior to HMS. Todd brought a creative precision and a passionate talent to his job which in turn earned his colleague’s respect. He was a gifted carpenter and was always ready to help with family projects. Todd was an extremely honest man always “giving it to you straight”. He was a forward thinker in all aspects of his life. Todd was accomplished both professionally and personally. He never took credit for himself he always said “it’s not me, it’s God”. Above all Todd was a family man. In Theresa’s words “He was our protector.” Todd will be remembered as a wonderful husband, father, son and brother. His legacy will live on in his 7 children.
Todd is survived by his wife Theresa Lajewski; seven children: Anthony, Lydia, Thomas, Nicholas, Noah, Claire, and Baby Johnanthan; parents, Anthony Paul & Mary Jo Lajewski of Lapeer; brother Brad Lajewski of Lapeer; many brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews and many extended family who loved him dearly. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Anna Catherine Lajewski; nephew, Luke Thomas Riselay; and his mother and father-in-law, Don and Mary Nolan. In lieu of flowers memorial Masses are requested for the gentle repose of Todd’s soul. Visitation will be 1-9 Pm Sunday, July 25, 2021 at Muir Brothers Funeral Home, Lapeer. The rosary will be prayed at 7pm Sunday at Muir Brothers, Lapeer. Funeral Mass will be held at 12pm Monday, July 26 2021 at St. John Evangelist Catholic Church, 404 N. Dayton Street, Davison, Michigan 48423. Father Andrew Czajkowski will officiate. There will be one hour of visitation prior to the Mass on Monday. Final interment will be at Mt. Loretto Catholic Cemetery, Lapeer.