Delores Poliwoda, 90

Delores F. Poliwoda, 90, of Delano, passed away October 9, 2014.

She was born March 11, 1924 in Lyndale, to Charles and Anna (Schultz) Maas. She married Harry Poliwoda on April 23, 1946 at St. Peter Catholic Church in Delano and was a loving wife for 68 years.

Delores was preceded in death by her parents; sister Joyce Otto; brothers Leon, Lloyd, and Russell Maas; and grandson Nathan Wandersee.

She is survived by her husband Harry; children Kenneth (Cindy) Poliwoda, Duane (Carol) Poliwoda and Deborah (Bernie) Bermel; 7 grandchildren Jeffrey (Holly) Poliwoda, Kiersten Poliwoda, Aaron Poliwoda, Jaclyn (Curtis) Dumonceaux, Bethany (Nicholas) Orton, Daniel (Cindy) Wandersee, James (Megan) Wandersee, Brett (Stephanie) Bermel and Bridget (Ed) Northway; 20 great grandchildren; siblings Valerie Wright, Lucille Strybicky, Donna Leick, and Janice Van Lith; and sister-in-law Irene Purvis.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at St. Peter Catholic Church, Delano. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Monday at the Iten Funeral Home, Delano. Visitation continues Tuesday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Martha’s Hall of St. Peter Catholic Church. Interment will be in the Calvary Cemetery, Delano.

Arrangements by the Iten Funeral Home, Delano.

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