Celebrating the life of Victoria F. Swiskoski
Be the first to share your favorite memory, photo or story of Victoria. This memorial page is dedicated for family, friends and future generations to celebrate the life of their loved one.
We ask on behalf of the family that you keep your comments uplifting and appropriate to help all who come here to find comfort and healing.
Cremation rites have been accorded. A Celebration of Life and burial will be at a later date. The Burgess Funeral in LaSalle is assisting the family.
She was born November 28, 1926 to John and Stella (Baron) Wasik at Peoples Hospital IVCH) in Peru. She was the ninth child out of 15.
She married Edmund Swiskoski on February 26, 1945 at St. Valentine Church in Peru.
She was a member of St. Hyacinth Church. She was employed by Westclox in Peru for 2 years, Steak n Shake in LaSalle, the Paramount Club in LaSalle for 30 years as a cook.
She was also employed by Williams Drive Inn in LaSalle. She enjoyed roller skating, and dancing.
Vickie’s motto in life was “don’t lie, steal, or get into any trouble and you’ll do just fine”.
Vickie's most cherished and valued possessions in life where her children, their children, along with her family & friends always being in her heart.
She is survived by:
4 Sons: James (Brenda) Swiskoski of Fort Worth TX., David Swiskoski (Joyce) Swiskoski of San Diego CA., Paul (Tracy) Swiskoski of Henderson NV., and Greg Swiskoski of LaSalle.
3 Daughters: Diane Curtain of LaSalle, Mildred (Sam) Lingle of Creve Coeur IL., and Marge (Dan) Hicks-Pedreyra of East Peoria.
18 grandchildren, 45 great grandchildren, and 18 great - great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by:
Her husband Edmund Swiskoski (1960), 1 daughter (Rose Graves 2004), 2 grandson (Edmund Robinson (1971), Anthony Harris (2016)2 great grandsons (Brandon & Joshua 1992,) 3 brothers: Anton, Frank, and Chester Wasik. 11 sisters: Betty Scholle, Frances Kilanowski, Antoinette Tauscher, Phyllis Wasik, Joan Sprite, Jean Wypasek, Mary Anderson, Delores Wazyniak, Catherine Waclaw, Irene Wasik, Helen Szymanski & Her companion of 50 years Joe Vasquez.
Hide original message
Memorials may be directed to the family for her favorite charities.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.burgessfh.com
To plant a tree in memory of Victoria F. Swiskoski, visit the Tribute Store.