Mary Jane Mileski, age 89, of Escanaba, currently a resident at the Pinecrest Medical Care Facility in Powers passed away Sunday, August 10, 2008.
Mary was born December 25, 1918 in Escanaba and remained a lifelong resident. She was united in marriage to Theodore Mileski on June 27, 1938. Mary was a longtime member of the St. Joseph and St. Patrick Parishes and was often seen helping with luncheons and other church activities. She also served as a foster grandparent at the Holy Name School for 23 years. Mary was an avid bowler. She was a member of the Tuesday Night Bowling League at the Holiday Bowl for over 30 years and the Wednesday 55 and over league at the Bowl-A-Rama for over 15 years. Mary loved to spend time with her family, especially watching her grandchildren and great grandchildren play sports. She also loved cooking and baking.
Mary is survived by:
2 Sons: Bill Mileski and his special friend Sherry Artley of Gladstone; Mike Mileski and his special friend Linda Hoke of Statesville, North Carolina
2 Daughters: Mary Margaret Slowinski of Milwaukee, WI; Mary Jo (Clinton) Delvaux of Escanaba
8 Grandchildren and 9 Great Grandchildren
Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Theodore on January 22, 1979 and her parents.