Dolores M. Lewandowski
Dolores M. Lewandowski, age 86, of Winsted, died Saturday, Oct. 21, 2006 at North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale.
She was born Oct. 16, 1920 in Winsted Township, McLeod County, the daughter of Michael and Clara Fasching Neumann.
Dolores was joined in holy marriage to Ambrose Lewandowski Oct. 26, 1943, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. God blessed their marriage with three children.
Ambrose and Dolores engaged in dairy farming for 40 years in Victor and Stockholm townships in Wright County. They sold their dairy cattle April 1, 1983.
A faithful member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted, Dolores belonged to C.C.W., and was a member of Holy Family Council 204. She also was a member of the Playmore Dancers and the Polka Club of America.
Dolores is survived by her loving husband of 63 years, Ambrose Lewandowski; children: Joyce (Don) Schultz of Winsted, Larry (Laurie) Lewandowski of Detroit Lakes, and Pat (Mike) Kelly of Cokato; seven grandchildren: Craig (Ann) Schultz, Brian (Amy) Schultz, Tracy (David) Rea, Gina (Barry) Simonson, Wade (Amber) Lewandowski, Quinn Kelly, and Jessica Kelly; seven great-grandchildren: Stephanie and Alex Schultz, Caroline and Nathan Schultz, and Gavin Simonson, Taya, and Briehyn Lewandowski; a brother, William Neumann of Winsted; and many other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by her parents; brothers infant Michael, Frank, Joseph, Ray, John, and Michael “Mick” Neumann; sisters Mary Quast, Clara Kinsley, Anne Quast, Amelia Sterner, Rosina Anderson, and Laurina (Sister Violita, OSF).
A Mass of Christian Burial took place Tuesday, Oct. 24 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. Father Paul L. Wolf was the celebrant, and Alice Nowak was the organist for the Mass. Interment followed at Holy Trinity Cemetery.
Visitation was Monday, Oct. 23 at the Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted from 4 to 8 p.m., with a Holy Family Rosary at 4:30 p.m., and a prayer service at 7 p.m.
Casket bearers were Craig and Brian Schultz, Quinn Kelly, Wade Lewandowski, Barry Simonson, and David Rea.
The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted served the family.