Jane B. Bukowski, 97, formerly of Ringtown and Turkey Run, passed away peacefully Friday at Shenandoah Senior Living Community.
Born in Shenandoah, November 28, 1920, she was a daughter of the late Stanley and Josephine (Rzepiejewski) Lebiedziewski.
Jane was a member of Divine Mercy Parish, Shenandoah. She was a lifelong member of the former St. Stanislaus Church, Shenandoah, where she was the oldest active member at its closing and ceremonially locked the doors for the last time after the final Mass was celebrated.
Preceding her in death, in addition to her parents, were her husband, Constant Bukowski, in 1971; an infant daughter, Jane, at birth; three brothers and three sisters. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
Surviving are her son, John Bukowski and his wife, Valerie; her daughter, Marie Wowak and her husband, Stan; five grandchildren, Christine Johnson and her husband, Ed, John M. Bukowski and his wife, Terri, Shannon Wowak and her husband, Mark Vines, Brian Wowak and Michael Wowak and his wife, Mindy; five great-grandsons, Stephen and Andrew Johnson, Jack and Peter Bukowski and Troy Wowak; nieces, nephews and many friends.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 2:30 p.m. Monday in St. Casimir Church, the sacred worship site of Divine Mercy Parish, 229 N. Jardin St., Shenandoah. Monsignor Ronald C. Bocian, pastor, will officiate. Interment will follow in St. Casimir Cemetery, Shenandoah Heights. A viewing will be held from 1:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. Monday in St. Casimir Church, Shenandoah.
Expressions of sympathy can be made to the Bernardine Sisters of the Third Order of St. Francis at Mt. Alvernia, 460 St. Bernardine St., Reading, PA 19607.
Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, 132 S. Jardin St., Shenandoah is in charge of the arrangements.