Bernice A. Sadowski
LORAIN - Bernice A. (nee: Olejko) Sadowski, 95, passed away peacefully on March 27, 2014 at the New Life Hospice Center. Born on July 27, 1918 she was a lifelong resident of Lorain. She was a member of Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, Lorain, was a founding member of the P.T.O; Altar and Rosary Society, Choir, and the Cursillo Movement.
Bernice enjoyed crocheting, playing cards, traveling, was noted for her chiffon cakes, and was affectionally called "Aunt Cookie".
Left to cherish her memories are her children, Gerald (Monika) of Surprise, Ariz., Janice (Robert)Buckholtz of Englewood, Oh, Norman (Tammy) of Mantua, Oh, Joseph (Kathie) of Crawdfordsville, Ind., and John (Rosemary) of Lorain; 14 grandchildren, and 11 great-grandchildren; Sisters, Josephine Schneider, Helen Chmielewski, Mary Poprock, and Stella James.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 70 years, Milton F. Sadowski. Her parents Blazej and Stella (Ginalski) Olejko; Brothers, Joseph Olejko, Frank Olejko, John Olejko, Alex Olejko, and infant brother, Karolek; and Sister Jenni Walend.
The family will receive friends on Sunday March 30th from 1:00 to 5:00 pm in Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home 2150 Broadway, Lorain (440) 244-1961 where The Altar and Rosary Society will recite the rosary at 1:00 pm. Funeral Services will be Monday March 31st at 9:30 am in the Funeral Home followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am at Nativity BVM Catholic Church, 418 W. 15th St, Lorain, where Rev. Father Robert J. Glepko, Pastor, will officiate. Burial will follow in the Sadowski family plot at Calvary Cemetery, Lorain.
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