Obit: Switalski, Tony (? - 1964)


Surnames: Switalski, Zukowski, Zaborowski, Bittner, Slatalla, Glamkowski

----Source: THORP COURIER (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 02/27/1964

Switalski, Tony (? - 15 FEB 1964)

Tony Switalski of 4821 28th Ave. South, Minneapolis, Minn., died Saturday, Feb. 15th, 1964 at Ft. Snelling Veterans Hospital.

He was a son of Frank and Bernice Switalski, pioneers who came to Thorp (Clark Co., Wis.) in 1890, and resided in Thorp for about thirty years.

Tony Switalski was a veteran of World War I, and a member of the American Legion Post No. 234. Resident of Minneapolis for forty-five years, Mr. Switalski was in the sheet metal and heating business for many years, until his retirement.

Left to mourn him are his widow Mabel, four sisters and two brothers, Mrs. Mary Zukowski, Mrs. Josephine Zaborowski of Chicago, Mrs. Helen Bittner of East Chicago, Ind., Mrs. Vina Slatalla of Elmhurst, Ill., Frank Switalski and Leo Switalski of Kenosha, Wis., and cousin Tony Glamkowski of Ely, Minn. All of the family attended the burial. Other out of town relatives who attended the burial were Mrs. Switalski's brother and sister; Mr. and Mrs. Conrad Rydmark of Ashland, Wis., Mr. and Mrs. Ted Rydmark of Ely, Minn., Mr. and Mrs. Neil Rydmark of Minneapolis, Minn., Mrs. Ethel Straug of Chicago, Ill.; Mr. Leslie Prit from St. Charles, Ill., who has served in World War I with Mr. Switalski. Burial was in Fort Snelling National Cemetery on Feb. 19th, 1964.



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