Mary Ann Grelewicz

Mary Ann Grelewicz, 87, Kenmare, formerly of Portal, died Monday, May 12, 2014, in a Kenmare hospital.

Mary Ann was born Jan. 28, 1927, in Blue Island, Ill., to Joseph and Catherine Nowak.

Mary Ann was a beautiful person and a wonderful, very thoughtful grandmother and great-grandmother. Most of all Mary Ann was a great mom and friend. She will be always in the hearts of many. Mary Ann will be truly missed. There will never be a day that our angel won’t be thought of and always be our brightest star.

Mary Ann was preceded in death by: husband, Stanley; her parents; a sister, Genevieve; a brother, Edmund; and a great-grand- daughter, Hannah.

She is survived by: her sister, Ruth Gawel of Montello, Wis.; her four children: son, Robert Grelewicz of Cape Coral, Fla.; daughter, Frances (David) Ribeca, granddaughter, Nikki (Mike) Dalla-Costa, great-granddaughters, Olivia and Jessica, all of Cape Coral; son, Joseph (Maureen) Grelewicz, Westville, Ind., granddaughter, Carolyn (Shane) Swacus, great-grandchildren, Meghan and Ben, granddaughter, Laura (Brandon) Morris, great-granddaughters, Katie, Marley and Julia, grandson, Joseph (Jane) Grelewicz, great-grandson, Parker, granddaughter, Elizabeth (Joe) Kuhmichel, great-grandsons, Andrew and Cameron; daughter, Rosemarie (Kenneth) Dornhecker of Portal, grandson, Stanley, grandson, Kenneth (Melissa) Dornhecker, great-granddaughters, Ariel and Alexis, great-grandson, Michael.

There will be no formal services.

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(Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Kenmare)