Wojciechowski, Mary S.
Mary S. Wojciechowski, 88, Sobieski, died suddenly Monday evening, May 19, 2014 of natural causes. She was born October 11, 1925 in Sobieski to Charles and Amelia (Bobel) Leja. Mary grew up in the area where she attended Pulaski public schools, graduating from high school.
On July 28, 1951 she married Chester Wojciechowski in Sobieski. Mary lived in the area all of her life where she helped run the family farm and worked at various places in Pulaski. She was a member of St. Maximilian Kolbe Church and was once active in the Altar Rosary Society. Mary also belonged to the Polish Legion of American Veterans. She was artistic, painting large gourds for family and friends.
Survivors are her five children, Darlene Quinnell and friend, John Matuszewski; Dale Wojciechowski; Marianne (Stanley) Rybak; Christine (William Hooyman) Wojciechowski; Annette (Mark) vonBrevern, Seymour; eleven grandchildren, Ryan Quinnell, Katrina, Aaron and Gretchen Wojciechowski, Lee and Shannon (special friend, Josh) Rybak, Gwen (Nate) Spindler; Bradley and Jillian Werner; Eli and Allison vonBrevern; four great grandchildren, Tyler and Emma Quinnell; twins, Jordan and Grace Spindler; one sister, Alice (Carl) Blazei; two brothers, Leo (Theresa) Leja and Charles (Leona) Leja; her "adopted daughters", Connie (Gerard) LaBrosse and Christine (Tom Dolata) Jurecki; good friend, Keith Werner.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Chester, two brothers, Edward and Stanley and a son-in-law, Robert Quinnell.
Visitation will be held after 9am Friday, May 23, 2014 at St. Maximilian Kolbe Church, M6052 Noble Street, Sobieski, WI 54171 until the time of service. Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11am Friday at the church with the Rev. Fr. Gerald Prusakowski officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Jones Funeral Service
107 South Franklin Street Oconto Falls, WI 54154
Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette on May 21, 2014