Halina Helen Maria KULESZA

KULESZA, Halina Helen Maria (nee Podfilipski) - Halina died peacefully on March 25, 2013 in her 87th year. Beloved wife of the late Boleslaw, loving mother of Barbara Lambier and husband John, Janusz John Kulesza and wife Kris, dear grandmother to Christopher Lambier (Crystal) Robert Lambier, Adam Kulesza (Julie) and Jordan Kulesza. She was the middle sister of Paula Pola Biczel and Jadwiga Hedwig Korn who passed away a few years ago. She also leaves many nieces and nephews in her native Poland and Bayern, Germany. Halina was a survivor of a WWII forced labour camp in Germany, was brave, courageous, resourceful, and committed to her family throughout her life. Graveside service and interment will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, May 25, 2013 at Woodland Cemetery, Hamilton, Ontario followed by a luncheon at 12:00 p.m. at Paradiso Restaurant on Pine Street in Burlington. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Halina's favourite charity, The Salvation Army. Online information at legacy.com

Published in the Toronto Star from May 23 to May 25, 2013