Obit: Soborowicz, Florence (1931– 2009)

Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon

Surnames: Soborowicz, Kaliszewski, Dobrzynski

----Source: Thorp Courier (Thorp, Clark Co., WI.) January 21, 2009

Soborowicz, Florence (13 April 1931 - 16 January 2009)

Florence Soborowicz, age 77, of Withee, formerly of Thorp, died at the Clark County Health Care Center, in Owen, on Friday, January 16, 2009. There will be no services held.

Florence Soborowicz was born on April 13, 1931, in Thorp, WI, the daughter of Frank and Stella (Kaliszewski) Soborowicz. She was raised on the family farm, northwest of Thorp, and received her education at Yeager School. As a young woman, she moved to Chicago where she worked in the factories for many years.

Florence moved back to Clark County in the late 1870’s and lived with her parents in Withee. They later moved to Thorp, and after a couple years, she moved into Morgan Plaza. Florence worked at Adult Development Service in Greenwood for several years. She resided in Thorp until entering the Clark County Health Care Center on October 22, 2001. Florence was a member of St. Bernard-St. Hedwig Catholic Church and enjoyed latchkey and shopping.

She is survived by one brother, Frank (Marlene) Soborowicz of Wisconsin Rapids; one sister, Stephanie Dobrzynski of Thorp; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Arthur ("Archie").

Online condolences may be expressed at Thorp Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.



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