Colleen M. Chrostowski, Janesville, WI (1924-2014)
October 11, 1924 - June 3, 2014
Colleen M. Chrostowski, age 89, of Janesville, died on Tuesday, June 3, 2014, at St. Mary’s Janesville Hospital. She was born in LaCeuer, MN, on Oct. 11, 1924, the daughter of Emery and Agnes (Shaughnessy) Duane. She married Robert F. Chrostowski in Milwaukee, on May 17, 1947, and he preceded her in death on Oct. 7, 2012. Colleen had been a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Milton. She enjoyed her many trips to Ho-Chunk, golfing, bowling, crocheting, reading, and especially loved spending time with her family.
Colleen is survived by her five children: Duane Chrostowski of Hollywood, FL, Lynn (Mel) Baker of Brighton, CO, Pamela (David) Wright of Janesville, Thomas (Zonia) Chrostowski of Edgerton, and Amy (Terry) Kletzien of Janesville; 12 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and five siblings: Mary Knoll of Plymouth, Pat (Ron) LaFond of Wisconsin Dells, WI, Kay (Jim) Houk of Wilmington, NC, Dick (Carol) Duane of Lakeland, FL, and Bob (Bea) Duane of Dallas, TX. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter, Bobbi Briggs; granddaughter, Emily Kletzien; grandson, Ryan Dobbs; and three siblings: Jimmy, Ken and Jack.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, June 9, 2014, at ST. MARY CATHOLIC CHURCH, Milton, with Rev. Dave Timmerman officiating. A visitation will be held on Monday from 10 until 11 a.m. at the CHURCH. Interment will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY is assisting the family. Lasting Memorials may be made to Agrace HospiceCare, Inc. For on-line condolences and registry: www.schneiderfuneraldirectors.com