Patricia Ellen (Bligh) Brozowski, 90, of Clinton Township, formerly of Emmett Township, passed after a short illness Friday, March 1, 2024. She was born January 25, 1934, in Detroit Michigan, the daughter of the late Charles and Lucia (Nuccilli) Bligh. Pat graduated from Denby High School in Detroit in 1951. Pat married the love of her life, Robert J. Brozowski on June 4, 1955, in Detroit and raised five children together until his death in 2010. Pat was a true “Giver” a civil servant her entire life donating resources and her time from her high school days with Junior Achievement to numerous foundations, volunteer positions as well as being an elected official. Pat retired from Capac High School where she was office manager and administrator for several principals over a twenty-five-year career. “Mrs. B” (as she was known by thousands of CHS grads) had a profound influence and impact on many students as well as teachers over the years…she possessed selfless ambition to “Always do the greater good,” and passed these important attributes on to many that knew her.

Among the many community accomplishments she has accumulated, she was senior class sponsor and enjoyed planning senior trips and teaching these organizational skills to students. She loved being a chaperone for many years to so many Capac High School graduates. Pat had a lifetime of accomplishments, some of which are listed here:

• Advisor S.A.D.D Chapter, Capac High School
• Youth Advisor and 15 year Board Trustee-Four County Community Foundation
• Elected St. Clair County Commissioner District 1 1986-1988
• 1989 St. Clair County Human Resources Citizen of the Year
• 1989 Capac Village Council Citizen of the Year
• Chairperson-West Central Area Senior Citizens Committee
• 1987-1989 Chairperson St. Clair County Substance Committee
• Board Member- United Way of St. Clair County
• Board Member-Michigan Waterways Girl Scouts
• Board Member-St. Clair County Council on Aging
• Board Member-Cornell Center
• President, Board of Directors-Huron House 1989-1992
• Board Member-St. Clair County Community Mental Health 1995-2009
• Inducted Capac High School Hall of Fame 2003
• Elected Emmett Township Clerk 1995-2008
• President, St. Clair County Clerk’s Association 1999-2005
• Secretary/Treasurer, Michigan Townships Association St. Clair Chapter 2003-2005
• Women of Distinction Award 2004 – Michigan Waterways Council, Girl Scouts
• Elected Emmett Township Supervisor 2008-2012
• Harry C. Moore Basketball Classic Honoree 2019

Patricia is survived by her three children: Steven (Kimberly) Brozowski, Lapeer, Michigan, Joseph Brozowski, Clinton Twp., Michigan, Kathleen (Jean) Godin, Lake Orion, Michigan, Michelle Zimmer-Brozowski-Jones, Draper, Utah and Elizabeth Resseguie Brozowski, Angier, North Carolina as well as her brother, Charles (Judy) Bligh, Capac, Michigan and Sister-in-Law, Patricia Brozowski, Allenton, Michigan. Nineteen Grandchildren, twenty-three great-grandchildren, numerous cousins, nephews, nieces, grandnephews, grandnieces and dear friends.

Patricia was preceded in death by husband Robert J., sons Robert C. and Patrick, sisters-in-law Mary Ann Rilley and Elizabeth Brozowski, brothers-in-law Richard Brozowski and Robert Rilley.

The Celebration of Life Service will be held Sunday April 14, 2024 at 1:00 p.m. with friends and family gathering at noon at Muir Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center 2650 Van Dyke, Imlay City, Michigan 48444.