Maryanne Brudnowski

MARYANNE 'MANIA' BRUDNOWSKI, 75 LOVING SISTER AND AUNT BELVIDERE - Maryanne "Mania" Brudnowski, 75, of Belvidere went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012, at home, surrounded by her loving family. Born Dec. 23, 1936, in Rockford, the daughter of Joseph and Mary (Dombrzalski). A member of St. Stanislaus Church all her life. Maryanne always loved being with her family, which meant the world to her. She always had a smile on her face. She enjoyed country music, collecting dolls, going to church and every year attending the Polish Fest. Survivors include her sisters, Edna (Carl) Gustafson whom she lived with for 45 years, Stella Hawkinson and brother, Edward (Virginia) Brudnowski, both of Rockford; nieces and nephews, John (Karrie) Gustafson, Brad (Leeann) Gustafson, Alfred (Denise) Hebeler, Dave (Rosann) Hawkinson, Cindy Hawkinson, Ray (Sharon) Brodeski, Wes (Josie) Johnson, Bruce (Debbie) Krandel, Bernice (Gene) Lawver, Stanley Krowczyk, Bernard Krowczyk, Joey (Lynn) Krowczyk, Sam (Connie) Zammuto, Edward Brudnowski and Rodney (Vicky) Roy; great-nieces and -nephews, Amy Hawkinson, Dana (Courtney) Hawkinson, Brittany and Blake Hebeler, Mike and Nick Hawkinson, Corbin and Chloe Gustafson, Hannah and Alec Gustafson, Gina and Andrea Ferling, and Randee Hansen. Predeceased by Anthony Brodeski, Janet Berg, Agnes Ripley, Celia Krowczyk, Helen Smagowicz, Walter Brodeski and her parents. Special thanks to Dr. Dale Gray, Emily and Peggy for their wonderful care and support, and to OSF Hospice Cedi, Rachel, Julie, Michelle, Susan and Zetta for the special care given to Maryanne. Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 2, at 10 a.m. at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, 201 Buckbee St., with visitation from 9 a.m. to time of Mass. Interment in Calvary Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family for a fund to be established at a later date. Fitzgerald Funeral Home, Mulford Chapel is assisting the family. Express online condolences at: www.fitzgeraldfh.com

Funeral Home

Fitzgerald Funeral Home & Crematory - Rockford
1860 S. Mulford  Rockford, IL 61108

Published in Rockford Register Star from Oct. 31 to Nov. 1, 2012