Obit: Lewandowski, Mary "Busia" (1918 - 2011)

Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon



Surnames: Lewandowski, Kowalski, Dyra


----Source: Thorp Courier (Thorp, Clark Co., WI.) September 14, 2011


Lewandowski, Mary "Busia" (27 October 1918 - 10 September 2011)


Mary Lewandowski, age 92, of Cary, IL and summer resident of Lublin, WI, passed away September 10, 2011, at Good Shepherd Hospital, Barrington, IL.  She was born October 27, 1918, in Milwaukee, WI, the daughter of Michael and Tillie Kowalski.


She married the late Casimer Lewandowski in Chicago in 1953. She worked at Sears Roebuck & Co. for 25 years at the Homan Ave. location. She loved life, especially taking pictures, Polish cooking, baking, and polka music and dancing.


She is survived by her loving family: a daughter, Darlene (John) Dyra; her grandchildren: Tammy (Tim), Kelley, John and Cindy; six great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandson; also, a brother, Frank (Darlene) Kowalski.


Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by brothers, a sister and a nephew.


She will be deeply missed by all that knew her.


Visitation was on Wednesday, September 14, 2011, from 9:00 until the service at 11:00 a.m. at the Kahle-Moore Funeral Home, 403 Silver lake Rd. Cary, IL.  Burial was at St. Adalbert Cemetery.


Memorials may be made to the American Legion Post in Lublin, WI.



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