In Memory of




Obituary for Jay Elias Tahnoose

TAHNOOSE, JAY E. of Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan; November 16, 2019; age 92; Loving husband of Lila for 67 years; Dear father of Suzanne (Martin) Flamm, Marc (Terri) Tahnoose and Diane Tahnoose. Dear brother of late Anthony (Bea) Tahnoose and late Charles Tahnoose; Beloved grandfather of Joshua (Erica) Flamm, Ryan Flamm and Rachel Malone. Great-grandfather of Jacob and Adam Flamm. Mr. Tahnoose was an accomplished business owner, a veteran of the United States Navy and a member of the Lochmoor Country Club. He generously gave to the community including volunteering at Bon Secours Hospital for over 25 years and Capuchin Soup Kitchen. A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Maron Church, 11466 Kercheval Street, Detroit. The family will receive friends starting at 10:00 a.m. until mass. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the St. Judes Children’s Hospital or the Capuchin Soup Kitchen.