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Obituary for Walter Pawlak
Mr. Walter Pawlak, 97, of Peru, IL., passed away at 10:32 PM, Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 at IL. VETERANS HOME - LASALLE Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, February 5th, in St. Mary's Church in Peru with Rev. William Gardner officiating. Burial in St. Valentine's Church Visitation will be on Monday February 4, 2013 from 5:00 - 8:00 PM in Burgess Funeral Home LaSalle and Tuesday 10:00 - 11:00 AM in the funeral home. Born in LaSalle, on August 4, 1915, to Peter and Anna (Nadolny) Pawlak. He served in the U.S. Navy during WW II in the Pacific. Married Rose Kosmecki on August 10, 1940 in St. Hyacinth Church Worked for M & H and Star Union Brewery Member of St. Valentine's Church Survivors 1 Daughter, Donna (Jan) Ferris of Jackson MI. 1 Son, Ronald (Mary) Pawlak of Utica. 4 Grandchildren and 9 Great Grandchildren Preceded in death by Parents, Wife in 1994, 2 Brothers, and 1 Grandson Jon