Thomas Bukowski, 62

Thomas Lee Bukowski, age 62, of Fridley, formerly of Loretto, passed away Tuesday, July 26, 2016.

Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will take place Saturday, Aug. 6 at 11:30 a.m. at Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Loretto. Inurnment will be in the church cemetery.

There will be a gathering of family and friends from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the church, prior to the Mass.

Arrangements are with the Iten Funeral Home, Delano.

Thomas was born July 26, 1954, in Buffalo, to Lambert and Helen (Van Lith) Bukowski.

He was preceded in death by the love of his life, Judy Hoppe; parents; sister Linda Franzen; nephew Todd Ristau; and brothers-in-law William Woollard, Joseph Faue, John Franzen.

Thomas is survived by his brother, William; sisters Susan (Dave) Ristau-Pawlitschek, Nancy (George) Choban, Kathleen Woollard, Carol Faue, Julie (Sam) Zimmermann, Joellen Nelson, and Connie (Larry) Leuer; as well as many nieces and nephews.

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