MARGARET M. TOMASZEWSKI, age 75, of Prineville, OR, formerly of Withee, WI, passed away on Friday, December 16, 2016 at St. Charles Medical Center in Bend, OR. A graveside service will be held at 1pm on Thursday, January 5, 2017 at Old St. Hedwig's Catholic Cemetery, rural Thorp, with Deacon Bernie Lyngdal officiating.
Margaret Mary Jarocki was born on October 2, 1941 in Withee, WI, the daughter of Bruno P., Sr. and Martha A. (Wegner) Jarocki. She was raised and educated in the rural Withee area, and graduated from Owen-Withee High School in 1959. In 1960, she moved to Chicago, IL, where she worked as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the health care industry for many years. Margaret moved to Prineville, OR in 2010, and was in the process of moving back to Chicago before her passing.
Margaret loved her church and regularly attended services. Margaret also loved making crafts for her family and friends.
She is survived by 3 daughters: Lois of Chicago, IL, Linda (Douglas) of Las Vegas, NV, Lori (Les) of Prineville, OR; 4 grandchildren; one great grandchild; 6 siblings: Charles (Alice) Jarocki of Clovis, CA, Charlotte (John) Rekiel of Oil City, PA, Anthony (Darlene) Jarocki of Withee, WI, George (Sandi) Jarocki of Thorp, WI, Mildred (Bernie) Lyngdal of Tomahawk, WI, Virginia (James) Wegner of Butternut, WI; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother: Bruno P. Jarocki, Jr.; and one sister: Therese Matich.