Rosemary Susan Walkowski
1935 - 2021
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ROSEMARY SUSAN WALKOWSKI
August 23, 1935 January 6, 2021
Rosemary S. Walkowski, age 85, left this world, for one better, on January 6, 2021. She was born to Mary and John Siembak, (deceased) of Johnstown, PA on August 23, 1935. She married Raymond J. Walkowski (deceased) on August 13, 1955 and became a military wife of 23 years with United States Air Force. They moved frequently through out the states, all 3 children were born in different states. They retired to Colorado Springs in 1997, and enjoyed RV-ing with her husband of 63 years. Family and friends were the most important aspect of her life, along with her spiritual walk with the Lord. She absolutely adored her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She loved her NaNa days. Rain or shine she never missed watching grandchildren sports, choir programs, plays, etc,. Family gatherings were one of her greatest joys.
Rosemary was an animal lover, especially dogs. Her many dogs were treated with lots of love. Since faith was an important part of her life, her motto was "With God we are everything, without him we are nothing." She had many hobbies over her lifetime, but her favorites were bowling and golf.
Survived by her daughter Sandra (Ben), sons Ray (Lynn) and Bruce (Toni). Grandchildren, Jacob (Tricia), Jill (Doug), Scott (Jenn), Jordan, Tyler, Andrew and Jenny (Thomas). Great grandchildren, Lydia, Eliana, Annabelle, Abby, Denver, Rosalee and Mikaya. Also her sister Francis DeFrank of PA.
A private funeral mass will be held at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Parrish, where Rosemary will be interred by her husband's side at Mount St. Francis Columbarium. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests a charitable contribution to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, www.stjude.org or Life Network, www.elifenetwork.com.




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Published in The Gazette on Jan. 13, 2021.
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January 13, 2021
The Buckley AFB military Retiree Activities Office (RAO) would like to offer our sincere condolences on your loss. We see in the obituary her deceased husband was an Air Force retiree. Based on that, if you would like help with any matters related to casualty assistance, Defense Finance & Accounting Service, Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP), Veterans Affairs (VA), etc. you can contact our office on Buckley AFB at 720-847-6693. The RAO is staffed by volunteers, all military retirees themselves, and our sole purpose is to provide assistance to any military retirees and surviving spouses/family members with anything related to their military service and/or benefits, in particular during difficult times such as this. We are deeply sorry for your loss.

Steve Young
Lt Col, USAF, Ret
Director, Buckley AFB RAO
Steve Young
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