Ann T. Orlikowski, age 85, of Winona, MN, died on Friday, January 2, 2009, at Community Memorial Hospital.
She was born on August 27, 1923, in Winona, MN, to Stanley and Rose (Rosinski) Grzybowski. She was united in marriage to Leo P. Orlikowski on October 14, 1943, at St. Stanislaus Kostka Church in Winona, MN. Leo preceded her in death on November 25, 1990.
Ann was a member of St. Stanislaus Kostka Church.
She enjoyed crocheting and embroidery and also loved to work jigsaw puzzles and play Bingo. Ann was a loving mother and grandmother who was devoted to her family.
Ann is survived by her children, Carol (Dave) Maschka, Minnesota City, MN, Linda (Richard) Holzer, Winona, MN, Susan (Gary) Stwora, Brooklyn Park, MN, Patricia Meech, Winona, MN, and Kathy (Jim) Pomeroy, Winona, MN; grandchildren, Scott Maschka, Chad (Katie) Maschka, Sarah Maschka, Tim Holzer, Tom (Sara) Holzer, Tricia (Matt) Lee, Todd Holzer, Shelly (Brent) Johnson, Joe (Erin) Stwora, Amy (Phil) Robinson, Ryan Meech, Eric Meech, Cassie Meech, Angie (Doug) Booher, and Becky Pomeroy; nine great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews; as well as other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, and siblings, Helen (Hank) Prochaska, Edward (Doris) Grzybowski, and Stanley Grzybowski.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 2 PM, on Sunday, January 4, 2009, at St. Stanislaus Kostka Church, Winona, MN. The Reverend Thomas J. Hargesheimer will officiate.
Entombment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Visitation will be held at St. Stanislaus Kostka Church on Sunday, January 4, 2009, from 12 noon until the time of the Mass.
Pallbearers will be Ann’s grandsons.
Online condolences or memories may be left for Ann’s family at www.watkowski-mulyck.com
Entrusted to our care – Watkowski-Mulyck Funeral Home.