Diane L. Kaczmarowski, 72, Krakow, passed away Monday, October 4, 2021, at St. Mary’s Hospital, Green Bay. The daughter of Frank and Helen (Pendzinski) Komorowski was born May 31, 1949, in Chicago, IL.
Diane grew up in Chicago and went to Holy Innocents Grammar School and graduated from Holy Family High School. She worked as a legal secretary for Brunswick Law Firm in Chicago. In 1990 she moved to Krakow, where she married Eugene Kaczmarowski on October 27, 1990. Diane helped Eugene on the farm and was a homemaker. She enjoyed gardening, quilting and doing needle point. She loved her Shelties, fluff jello, chocolate chip cookies, and spinach dip. Diane was a member of St. Casimir Parish in Krakow where she served as secretary for the Altar- Rosary Society for a number of years.
Diane is survived by her husband, Eugene “Rooster”; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law: Pamela Komorowski, Julius (Shirley) Kaczmarowski, John (Audrey) Ullmer, Janet (Henry) Sheedy, Mary Jane Jarosinski, Deloris (Frank) Maroszek, Donna (David) Watermolen, Christine (Luke) Vanderveren and Roger (Bonnie) Kaczmarowski. She is further survived by her nieces and nephews: Joyce (Samuel), Mary (Dariusz), and Lisa (Jon); great-nieces and nephews: Joseph, Jason, Jamie, Ryan, Benjamin and Wyatt; Goddaughters, Mary and Britney; and many nieces and nephews on Eugene’s side of the family.
In addition to her parents, Frank and Helen, she was preceded in death by a brother, Dennis Komorowski; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Ernest and Irene Kaczmarowski; brothers-in-law, Frank Jarosinski; and Joseph Lilla Jr.; two nephews: Chad Ullmer and Paul Jarosinski; a great-niece, Whitley Ullmer; and Eugene’s first wife, Diane (Slowik) Kaczmarowski and her parents, Lottie and Alois Slowik.
Friends are invited to gather with the family on Saturday, Oct. 9, at St. Casimir Church, 146 Park St., Krakow, from 12noon until 3 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 3 p.m. at the church with Fr. James Esser, O.F.M. presiding. Interment will follow in the parish cemetery.
The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the entire 3rd Floor ICU Staff at St. Mary’s for their compassionate care, and the Gillett Rescue Squad.
Online condolences may be offered to Diane’s family at www.marnochafuneralhome.com.