Bernice was a wonderful Grandma that I got to know over the years. She passed away a few weeks ago, here is her obituary:
Birth date: May 22, 1925
Death date: April 30, 2012
Mrs. Bernice Pyszka, 86, of Peru. , passed away at 7:10 PM, Monday, April 30th, 2012 at IL. VALLEY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL,
Funeral Mass will be held at ST. HYACINTH’S CHURCH, at 10: 30 AM on Thursday, May 3rd, .
Burial at ST. HYACINTH’S CEMETERY LASALLE, IL..
Visitation on Thursday 9:00 – 10:30 AM in ST. HYACINTH’S CHURCH.
Born in LaSalle, IL. on May 22, 1925, to Larry and Julia (Kustra) Spayer.
Member of St. Hyacinth Church and Altar & Rosary Society
Married Walter Pyszka on May 22, 1943 in St. Hyacinth Church
Worked at Quik-Chik for many years and retired from Starved Rock Realty in December of 2011
Susan (James) Stubler of Peru.
Mary Lou (Peter) Gerace of Mackinaw IL.
Imogene (Robert) Waters of LaSalle.
3 Grandchildren: Jason Stubler of Plainfield, Julie Wassmer of Naperville, and Lindsey Gerace of Bloomington
1 Great Grandson Carter Wassmer
Preceeded in death by Parents, Husband in 2009 and 1 Brother