Sunday’s Obituary – Julia Pokwinski nee Wierzba (December 19, 1960)
I would like to participate in Sunday’s daily blogging theme called, “Sunday’s Obituary”. Below, I have transcribed the obituary of Julia Pokwinski nee Wierzba (my Half Grand Aunt). The obituary was listed in the Milwaukee Journal on Monday, December 19, 1960. The obituary is as follows:
POKWINSKI: Julia (nee Wierzba), aged 60 years, of 338 S. 62d st., formerly of 3273 N. Bartlett av., Dec 18, beloved mother of Alfred, Arthur, John and Thomas, fond sister of Theodore Wierzba, Leo Wierzba, Regina Zaborowski, Agnes Glodowski, Custer, Wis.; Susie Kozelek and Bernadette Armatowski, Custer, Wis.; also survived by 4 daughters-in-law, 14 grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other relatives. Funeral Wed., at 8:30 a..m. from the Suminski Funeral Home, 1220 E. Brady st., to SS. PETER AND PAUL’S church, corner of N. Cramer and E. Brady sts. Internment Holy Cross cemetery. Parish vigil Tues., 8 p.m. IN STATE TUES. AFTER 2 P.M.