Cecelia (Orlikowski) Edel, age 87, of Winona, MN, died on Tuesday, December 20, 2011, at Lake Winona Manor.
She was born on February 18, 1924, in Detroit, Michigan, to Marianus and Minnie (De Leischt) Loeffen. Cecelia enjoyed bowling, gardening, and canning, and she was a member of St. Stanislaus Kostka Church.
Cecelia is survived by her daughter, Donna (Dennis) Burns, Winona, Minn., sons, Dennis Orlikowski, Winona, Minn., and Kevin (Amy) Edel, Milaca, Minn.; grandchildren, Karie, Jeffrey, Joseph, Gina, Sean, Kacy, Kevin, Jr., Erica and Cheyanna; great-grandchildren, Jaymi, Hunter, Autumn, Riley, Carter, Alyssa, and Kaylyn; great-great grandson, Mason; sisters, Mary Prochowitz, Ann Banicki, Julie Hemmelman and Agie Hemmelgarn; as well as other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Eugene Orlikowski and Leon Edel; sons, Gerald “Coot” Orlikowski and Thomas Orlikowski.
Funeral services will be held at 11:30 AM, on Friday, December 23, 2011, at the Watkowski-Mulyck Funeral Home. Monsignor Roy E. Literski will officiate. Cecelia will be laid to rest in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the Watkowski-Mulyck Funeral Home on Friday, December 23, 2011, from 10 a.m. until 11:30 a.m.
Online condolences or memories may be left for Cecelia’s family at www.watkowski-mulyck.com
Entrusted to our care – Watkowski-Mulyck Funeral Home.