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ELEANOR S. GAWLAS July 22, 1925 - September 9, 2020

September 9, 2020

ELEANOR S GAWLAS, 95 formerly of Wyoming, passed away Wednesday, September 9th, 2020 in the Kingston Health Care Center.

Born in Wyoming she was the daughter of the late George and Victoria (Matola) Podwika. She was a graduate of the Wyoming Memorial High School. She was a member of the Cosmopolitan Club of Exeter and St. Monica’s Parish of West Wyoming.

Preceding her in death was her husband Bernard in 2011, sisters Emma Chronowski and Celia Barbarevech and brothers John, Joseph and Peter Podwika.

Surviving are daughters Mary Ann Sullivan, Wyoming; Judith Ann Ludzia and her husband Peter; Atco,NJ; four grandchildren; and eight great grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday September 19th at 10am in St. Monica’s Parish, 363 West 8th Street West Wyoming with Reverend Peter A. Tomczak celebrant.

Interment will be in the Mount Olivet Cemetery, Carverton.

Friends may call in the church Saturday 9-10am

In lieu of flowers please send a donation to The Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave. Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601 or

Arrangements are by the Metcalfe Shaver Kopcza Funeral Home Inc 504 Wyoming Avenue Wyoming.


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    William H. Owen says

    So sorry for your loss. May the peace of God be with you.

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    jim strubinger says

    Sorry for your loss, prayers to you and your family.

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    Kim K says

    Neil & family,
    So sorry for your loss. Sending thoughts and prayers.

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    Linda M says

    Sorry for you and your family’s loss

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    mike carroll says

    Sorry for your family’s loss

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    Tony Zelinsky says

    Sorry for your loss, Neil and family.

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    Rodrigo P. says

    I’m sorry for your loss Neil & family.

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    Kathy Paladino says

    To Neil and family,
    We are so sorry for your loss. Kathy and Mark P

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