Obit: Galinski, Joseph (1879 - 1941)

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Surnames: Galinski, Placzkowski, Glawezewski, Papierniak, Grzechowiak, Borcikowski

----Source: THORP COURIER (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 09/18/1941

Galinski, Joseph (3 FEB 1879 - 14 SEP 1941)

Joseph Galinski passed away at the Victory Hospital at Stanley, Sunday, Sept. 14th, 1941, of a stomach ulcer, having reached the age of 62 years, 7 months and 9 days.

He was born in Poland on Feb. 3, 1879, and ventured to America with his parents, and settled in the vicinity of Thorp (Clark Co., Wis.).

He was married to Ann Placzkowski, May 28, 1912, at St. Hedwig’s Church here and lived on a farm near Thorp.

He leaves to mourn, besides his wife, seven sons, John of Cleveland, Ohio, Edward of Mississippi, Bernard, Hastings, Minn., Lawrence of North Dakota, Clarence, Chester and Frank of Thorp; and six daughters, (Clara) Mrs. Frank Glawezewski and Dorothy Galinski of Cleveland, Ohio, Tillie of Chicago, Lillian, Joan and Lorraine of Thorp; three sisters, Mrs. Anton Papierniak, Thorp, Mrs. Peter Grzechowiak and Mrs. Frank Borcikowski of Cleveland, Ohio; and two brothers; besides a host of friends and other relatives in this vicinity.

Rev. F.A. Kulig conducted the services for the deceased at St. Hedwig’s Church, Wednesday morning, Sept. 17th, and interment was made in the parish cemetery nearby. Pallbearers were Frank Wojciechowski, Anton Swierkowski, Joseph Czech, Mr. Spara, Joe Kramicz, and Roman Czech.



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