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Philip Joseph Balwinski
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Birth: May 11, 1879
Kujawsko-Pomorskie, Poland
Death: Feb. 28, 1961
Marquette County
Michigan, USA

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.
Family links: 
  Joseph Balwinski (____ - 1894)
  Joanna Koseck Brenkusz (1857 - 1947)
  Bertha M. Lukowski Balwinski (1884 - 1958)*
  Florian J. Balwinski (1904 - 1964)*
  Alexander Vincent Balwinski (1909 - 1988)*
  Mary Rita Balwinski (1915 - 2009)*
  Joseph Philip Balwinski (1925 - 2016)*
  Stanislaus Balwinski (1871 - 1961)*
  Casimer Balwinski (1875 - 1888)*
  Philip Joseph Balwinski (1879 - 1961)
  John Joseph Balwinski (1885 - 1968)*
  Felix Balwinski (1889 - 1892)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Marriage: 18 May 1903 in Bay City, Bay County, Michigan.
Holy Cross Cemetery
Trowbridge Park
Marquette County
Michigan, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 46.56556, 0
Created by: Carol Roberts Greenhaw
Record added: Mar 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86189156
Philip Joseph Balwinski
Added by: Carol Roberts Greenhaw
Philip Joseph Balwinski
Added by: Carol Roberts Greenhaw
Philip Joseph Balwinski
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Father of a Sister of St Joseph of Carondelet St Louis Province.
- Michael Coppage
 Added: Feb. 7, 2016
Oh to know so much more about you....Your great-grand-daughter, Carol
- Carol Roberts Greenhaw
 Added: Aug. 30, 2012

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