Violet Donowski

Violet Donowski, 90, of Tunkhannock and formerly of Warrior Run, died Thursday, April 25, 2013, in the Golden Living Center, Tunkhannock.

She was born in Hanover, Luzerne County, on Dec. 9, 1922, a daughter of the late Frank and Anna Kuprionus Kupinewicz.

Violet traveled the world with her late husband, Stanley W. Donowski, as an Army wife as he served his country. She was a member of the Church of Nativity BVM in Tunkhannock.

Surviving are her sons and daughters-in-law, Stanley and Diane Donowski, Hope Mill, N.C., and David and Debra Donowski, Tunkhannock; daughter, JoAnn Charles, Tunkhannock; grandchildren, John and Leigh Ann Charles, Jeffery and Robyn Charles, Brian Donowski, Christine Hart, and David and Daniel Donowski.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1 p.m. Monday from the Church of the Nativity BVM in Tunkhannock. Interment will be in Pieta Cemetery, Tunkhannock. Friends may call at the Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home Inc., 73 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock, from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Funeral Home

Sheldon - Kukuchka Funeral Home - Tunkhannock
73 West Tioga Street  Tunkhannock, PA 18657

Published in Times Leader on Apr. 26, 2013