Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Bakunowiczs in:
 • Arlington Memorial Park Cemetery
 • Rockford
 • Winnebago County
 • Illinois
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Waclaw "'WALLY'" Bakunowicz
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Jun. 15, 1930, Poland
Death: Mar. 22, 2012
Rockford
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA

WACLAW 'WALLY' BAKUNOWICZ, 81 ROCKFORD, died Thursday, March 22, 2012, at Swedish American Hospital, after a short illness. Born June 15, 1930, in Pinsk, Poland, the son of Jan and Krystyna Bakunowicz. Immigrated to the United States from Germany in 1949, he was drafted a few years later into the U.S. Army, where he was in the motor pool. He married his loving wife, Geraldine Pearson on May 30, 1953, at Camp Roberts, Calif. Wally worked for more than 41 years in the maintenance department at Amerock, retiring at the age of 65. He was a member of St. Rita Catholic Church, an amateur photographer, enjoyed going to the casino and loved watching tennis. His first and foremost love was spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Survivors include his beloved wife; daughter,; three sons; sixteen grandchildren;
seven great-grandchildren and one on the way; and one sister,.

Predeceased by his parents; brother, Walter Bakunowicz; and great- grandson, Luke Shields. Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Monday, March 26, at St. Rita Catholic Church, 6254 Valley Knoll Drive; with visitation from 9 a.m. to time of prayer at 9:45 a.m. Interment in Arlington Memorial Park.

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Geraldine Pearson Bakunowicz (1931 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arlington Memorial Park Cemetery
Rockford
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: anonymous
Record added: Mar 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87368680
Waclaw 'WALLY' Bakunowicz
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Remembering
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Pinsk poland.R.I.P.
-Anonymous
 Added: Mar. 25, 2012
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service