Kowalski, Caroline E.
Caroline E. Kowalski, age 100, a resident of St. Mary's at Felician Village, Manitowoc, died on Monday evening, March 18, 2013, just 14 days away from her 101st birthday, at St. Mary's.
She was born on April 1, 1912 in Manitowoc, daughter of the late Frank and Cecilia (Thomas) Budysz. Caroline married Ervin C. Kowalski at St. Mary Catholic Church Manitowoc in 1947. He preceded her in death in 1967. Caroline was employed as a press operator with the Mirro Company for over 50 years. She enjoyed miniature bowling and playing bingo.
Caroline is survived by one brother: David Budysz, Kellnersville. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Caroline was also preceded in death by one brother and sister-in-law: Florian and Florence Budysz; three sisters and two brothers-in-law: Frances and Mickey McGlin, Lucille and Florian Kleman and Sr. Mary Pacis; and two sisters-in-law: Gladys Budysz and Vilma Budysz.
Funeral services for Caroline will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, March 22, 2013 at St. Francis of Assisi on Marshall. Officiating at the Mass of Christian Burial will be the Rev. William Van DynHoven; burial will be at Knollwood Memorial Gardens.
The family will greet relatives and friends from 9:30 A.M. until 11:00 A.M. on Friday, March 22, 2013 at St. Francis of Assisi on Marshall.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family by visiting www.pfefferfuneralhome.com
The Pfeffer Funeral Home, Manitowoc is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.
The family would like to extend a special Thank You to the nurses and staff of St. Mary's Home for the care and compassion shown toward Caroline and her family over the years.