Obit: Konieczny, Lillian (1928 - 2010)
Contact: Dolores Mohr Kenyon
Surnames: Konieczny, Borowicz, Burzinski, Schafer,
Tolzmann, Kiraly, Cwiklinski, Green, Rinehart
----Source: Thorp Courier (Thorp, Clark Co., WI.)
June 9, 2010
Konieczny, Lillian (21 April 1928 - 4 June
away unexpectedly in her home on Friday, June 4, 2010.
She was born April 21, 1928 to George and Josephine (Borowicz) Burzinski. Lil married Malin Konieczny on June 22,
1953 in Thorp, WI. She was a great gardener and berry
picker. She loved canning and making jams and jellies for
family and friends.
Lil was preceded in death by her parents; five
brothers: Frank, Joe, Stanley, Mitchell and George; two sisters:
Clara and Alice; and grandson, Matthew Konieczny.
She will be dearly missed by her husband, Malin
Konieczny of Thorp; six children: Karen (Nile) Schaefer, of
Woodbury, MN, Nancy (Daniel) Tolzmann, of Owen, Susan (John)
Kiraly, of Stanley, Ron (Sheila) Konieczny of Tomah, Gary (Naomi)
Konieczny of Abbotsford, and Duane (Rita) Konieczny of West St.
Paul, MN; 12 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; sisters:
Ruth Cwiklinski, of Florida and Irene Green, of Illinois; and
brother, Hank, of Georgia.
Visitation will be held at the Thorp Funeral Home,
Wednesday, June 9th from 4 - 8 p.m. with a rosary at 7
p.m. A Mass in celebration of Lillian’s life will be
held at St. Bernard-St. Hedwig Catholic Church on Thursday, June
10th at 10:30
a.m. with visitation one hour prior to service.
Pallbearers will be grandsons: Alan and Paul
Rinehart; Daniel and Jeff Tolzmann; Aaron and Alex Kiraly; Andrew
Konieczny and Cody Konieczny. A Christian burial will be held
at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.
Online condolences may be directed to: www.cuddiefh.com.
Thorp Funeral Home is assisting the family with