Lucy Skudlarek1931 - 2018
Lucy Jane Skudlarck age 87 of Posen
passed away peacefully at home on September 15, 2018.
She was born April 13, 1931 in Posen
to Albert and Anna (McFalda) Styma.
Lucy received her nursing certificate in Traverse City in 1950, She worked
at the Rogers City Hospital then went to Alpena General Hospital until
the mid-1960s. On October 23, 1954 she married Edward Skudlarek at
St. Casimir Catholic Church, Lucy was a true Proverbs 31 Woman. She
was a wonderful wife, fantastic mother, loving grandmother and great
grandmother, and she was a generous friend to all. Lucy was a member of
St. Casimir Catholic Church and its Rosary Sodality.
Lucy is survived by
her husband, Edward;
3 sons, Steven (Rita) Skudlarek of Posen,
Michael (Dorothy) Skudlarek of Tennessee and
Thomas Skudlarek of Alpena;
5 daughters, Pamela (Stanley) Lewandowski of
Posen, Mary (Stephen) Catton of Petoskey,
Doris (Paul) Ponik of Posen, Teresa (Ronald)
Kowalski of Posen and Valerie (Gordon)
Cordes of Hillman;
15 grandchildren, Jenny (JP) Grondin, Jesse (Eric) Kamyszek,
Julie (Michael) Belfer, Katie (Russ) Kamyszek, Anna Catton,
Sarah (Dean) Garbarz, Matthew (Kaili) Ponik, Lindsay Ponik,
Nicholas (Danielle) Kowalski, Crystal (Steve) Desimone,
Isaac (Tricia) Kowalski, Gordon Cordes III, Felicia (Justin) Cumper,
Melissa (Scott) Wiedeman, Jacob (Tomoe) Kuffel,
16 great grandchildren; Augustin, Gavin, Greyson, Clara, Morgan, Alex,
Natalie, Riley, Chase, Jayden, Amelia, Grace, Aubrey, Nora, Alfred,
and Evelynne; and
6 siblings, Erwin Styma, Leona (Norbert) Roznowski, Eleanore (Clem)
Gorlewski, Norbert (Janet) Styma, Albert (Clair) Styma, and Vivian
She was preceded in death by:
an infant son, John Skudlarek and her daughter, Lucia Kuffel;
2 brothers, Paul Styma and James Styma; and
1 sister, Elizabeth Styma.
A Private Mass took take place at St. Casimir Catholic Church with
Fr, Stan Bereda officiating.
Interment followed at St. Casimir Catholic Cemetery,
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given in memory of Lucy Skudlarek
to St. Casimir Catholic Church or McLaren Hospice.