|Birth: ||May 11, 1879|
|Death: ||Feb. 28, 1961|
Dies At 82 In Hospital
Philip J. Balwinski, 248 Baraga Ave. died at 5 yesterday afternoon in St. Mary's Hospital, where he had been a patient for one day. He was 82 years old.
Mr. Balwinski was born May 11, 1879, in Poland, and had been a resident of Marquette for 53 years. He had been employed by the Michigan Gas & Electric Co. for 37 years, retiring in 1944.
He was a member of St. Peter's Cathedral, the Knights of Columbus and the Modern Woodmen.
Mr. Balwinski is survived by three sons, Florian and Alex, Marquette, and Joseph, Duluth; a daughter, Sister Mary Seraphine, an instructor in St. Michael's School, and a brother, John, Auburn Mich.
Funeral services will be held at 10 Friday morning in St. Peter's Cathedral, with the offering of a Solemn Requiem High Mass. Burial will be made in Holy Cross Cemetery.
The body was taken to the Fassbender Funeral Home, where friends may call beginning at 7 this evening.
The Knights of Columbus will recite the Rosary in the funeral home at 7:30 tomorrow evening and at 8 tomorrow evening the parish Rosary will be recited.
He was born in Bydgoszcz, Kujawsko-Pomorskie, Poland. He immigrated here along with his two brothers, Stanley and Casimir on Aug. 12, 1882 through New York, USA on the SS Donau.
Joseph Balwinski (____ - 1894)
Joanna Koseck Balwinski / Gwizdala / Brenkusz (1857 - 1947)
Bertha M. Lukowski Balwinski (1884 - 1958)*
Florian J. Balwinski (1904 - 1964)*
Alexander Vincent Balwinski (1909 - 1988)*
Mary Seraphine Balwinski (1915 - 2009)*
Stanislaus Balwinski (1871 - 1961)*
Casimer Balwinski (1875 - 1888)*
Philip Joseph Balwinski (1879 - 1961)
John Joseph Balwinski (1885 - 1968)*
Felix Balwinski (1889 - 1892)*
Note: Marriage: 18 May 1903 in Bay City, Bay County, Michigan.
Holy Cross Cemetery
Created by: Carol Roberts Greenhaw
Record added: Mar 03, 2012
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