Funeral services for Theodore Joseph Kostrzewski were held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, January 10th, at the Assumption Catholic Church at Florian with Father Jerome Datko offering the Mass. Interment was in the Assumption Catholic Cemetery at Florian.
Honorary pallbearers were Nick Donarski, Leo Blazejewski, Louis Stalock, Peter P. Kuznia, Thomas E. Kuznia and Stefan Kasprowicz.
Active pallbearers were Frank Chwialkowski, Steve Budziszewski, Henry Mackowiak, Frank Gryskiewicz, Roman Kostrzewski and Raymond Kostrzewski.
The Rosary was recited at the Assumption Catholic Church at 08:00 p.m. on Friday evening by the parish and at 8:30 p.m. by the P.N.A.
Theodore Kostrzewski passed away unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday afternoon, January 7th, at the age of 77 years, nine months and six days.
Theodore Joseph Kostrzewski, the son of the late Thomas and Josephine Kostrzewski was born on April 1, 1891, in Wanger Township of Marshall County, Minn. He attended school and grew to manhood in the Florian Community and was baptized and confirmed in the Catholic faith there. On June 29, 1920, he was united in marriage to Miss Anna Budziszewski at Florian. After their marriage, the couple began farming in Wanger Township and have lived there all their lives.
He is survived by his wife: Anna; three sons: John, Evald, and Arnold, all of Stephen; three daughters: Mrs. Dale (Natalie) Adolphson, of Argyle; Mrs. John (Joan) Pawloski, or Warren, Minn; and Mrs. Verdie (Audrey) Frazier, of Fountain Valley, Calif.; three brothers: John and Bill, both of Argyle, and Steve, of Stephen; one sister: Mrs. Frances Gryskiewicz, of Stephen; 34 grandchildren; and several neices [sic] and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother and one sister.
|Transcribed by:||Cheryl Srnsky|