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Dorothy Florence "Dora" Nowak Evanski
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Birth: Nov. 6, 1892
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 1943
Nankin Township
Wayne County
Michigan, USA

Dorothy Florence Evanski was born on November 6, 1892 in Detroit, MI as Theodora Florence Nowak the daughter of Anthony & Victoria (Krych) Nowak. She was the eldest child and had four younger siblings which consisted of Frances, Walter and Sally Nowak, also a half sister that was much younger Lucille Drazkowska. Before marrying Stanislaus J. Iwanski in 1912 Dorothy worked at a cigar factory in Detroit. She lived in several neighborhoods in her lifetime nearly 30 years of it was spent in Detroit until moving with her Husband: Stanley and two children Edna & Robert. They moved to Sherwood Rd. in Sumpter Twp. (Belleville, MI)., In 1924 and bought 40 acres of land which Evanski's still live on. They built on to the home that was standing on the land. Stanley dug out the basement and later added a upstairs to the home. Dorothy was widowed on Sept 13, 1941 when her husband Stanley "Steve" died. She lived for a little over two years after that she was diagnosed with Breast Cancer and died at the William Seymour Hospital (Building C at Eloise which specialized with Cancer at the time). She was 52 when she passed away. She left behind six children which included: Robert, Dorothy, Richard, James, Beatrice & Chester Evanski. Also her mother Victoria Drazkowksa of Detroit. Her siblings Frances (John) Konkel, Walter (Sophia) Nowak, Sally (Frank) Jablonski, her half sister Lucille (Martin) Wekwert. Also numerous Nieces & Nephews, Cousins and Friends.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Anthony Nowak
  Victoria Krych Nowak - Drazkowska (1864 - 1951)
 
 Spouse:
  Stanley Joseph Evanski (1890 - 1941)
 
 Children:
  Eleanore Iwanski (1913 - 1919)*
  Virginia Marie Iwanska (1917 - 1917)*
  Edna Marie Evanski (1918 - 1936)*
  Veronica Iwanska (1921 - 1922)*
  Robert Steffen Evanski (1923 - 2007)*
  Dorothy Mae Evanski Snyr (1926 - 2002)*
  Richard Joseph Evanski (1928 - 1994)*
  James Anthony Evanski (1930 - 1995)*
  Beatrice Bernice Evanski Ackron (1933 - 1995)*
  Chester William Evanski (1938 - 1999)*
 
 Siblings:
  Dorothy Florence Nowak Evanski (1892 - 1943)
  Frances Nowak Konkel (1894 - 1960)*
  Walter Stanley Nowak (1895 - 1968)*
  Sally Nowak Jablonski (1898 - 1952)*
  Lucille B. Drazkowski Wekwert (1906 - 1996)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
DOROTHY EVANSKI
1892 - 1943
 
Burial:
Mallett Cemetery
New Boston
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
 
Maintained by: Jared
Originally Created by: Laura (inactive)
Record added: Jun 27, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11242628
Dorothy Florence Dora <i>Nowak</i> Evanski
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Dorothy Florence Dora <i>Nowak</i> Evanski
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Dorothy Florence Dora <i>Nowak</i> Evanski
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Rest in peace Great, Great Grandma Dorothy
- Jared
 Added: Nov. 3, 2010
 
 
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