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Jean N. (Kolakowski) Willis

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Jean N. (Kolakowski) Willis

AGE: 93 • Hockessin

Age 93, of Hockessin, DE passed away on Friday, January 1, 2016. Jean was a hostess at Acme for many years. She retired in 1968. Jean served in WWII and attained the rank of Corporal in the Women's Army Air Corp. She was a member of St. Hedwig Holy Rosary Sodality and the American Post #14, in Smyrna, DE.

She is survived by her son, Walter (Joan) W. Willis of Kamiah, ID, daughters; Linda J. Fulton of Hockessin, DE and Susan W. (Leo) Pizzini of West Grove, PA, grandchildren; James, Thomas, Leone II, Alex and Peggy, great grandchildren; Paige, Dylan, Jada, Orion, Tullia, Brendan and Ava and a brother, Thomas (Dolores) Kolakowski of Clayton, DE. She is preceded in death by her sisters; Sophie W. Suchocki, Irene Leszczynski, Tessie Glowiak and Helen Abramowicz and a brother, Theodore Kolakowski.

Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 12noon in St. Hedwig Church, Linden & S. Harrison Sts., Wilmington, DE. Visitation for Jean will be held in church starting at 11am. Burial will follow at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be sent to: Delaware Federation Polish America, c/o St. Lawrence Hospice, 36 Colefax Court, Wilmington, DE 19804.

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Published in The News Journal from Jan. 4 to Jan. 6, 2016
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