Born 9-13-1918 -- Died 6-8-2005
Mary C. Thusing, age 86, died June 8, 2005, in Chicago, Ill. She was born Sept. 13, 1918, in South Chicago, Ill., the daughter of Andrew and Sophie Piszczek Pawlak. She married Gerald Thusing Aug. 2, 1942, in Chicago. She worked in the medical profession and retired as a CNA. She was of the Catholic faith.
Survivors include four sons -- Andrew (Elizabeth), Gerald F. Jr. (Vicki), William (Paula) and Phillip; one daughter, Penelope (Julio) Santiago; 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband and her parents.
Funeral services were June 18 at St. Michael's Church in Orland Park, Ill. Interment will be at St. Mary of the Mount Church in Horseshoe Bend. Arrangements and services were provided by John J. Munich Funeral Director. Local arrangements were under the direction of Horseshoe Bend Memorial Chapel.