Cecilia J. Kowalczyk (nee Dudziak), 89 of Lorain, passed away Tuesday, December 30, 2014 at Pine Valley Care Center in Richfield, Ohio following a lengthy illness.
Born June 17, 1925 in Lorain, she lived in Lorain her entire life.
She was a member of the former St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, Lorain. Cecilia was a homemaker and enjoyed bingo, dancing and walking.
Surviving are her sons, Frank (Kim) of State College, PA, and Thomas (Pat) of Hinckley, Ohio; a daughter, Jean Marie (David) Miller of Sebastian, FL; 5 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Joseph in 1998; her parents, Karl and Katherine (nee Kulik) Dudziak; brothers, Leonard Dudziak and Richard Dudziak; and sisters, Mary Erving, Emily Torrens, Frances Rapolz and Veronica Palmer.
The family will receive friends on Sunday from 3:00 to 6:00 pm in the Dovin Funeral Home, 2701 Elyria Avenue, Lorain. Funeral services will be Monday at 9:30 am in the funeral home followed by mass at 10:00 am at Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 418 W. 18th Street, Lorain. Rev. Robert J. Glepko, pastor will officiate. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Lorain.
To send online condolences go to www.dovinfuneralhome.com
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