Hi Jennie, We wrote several years ago & I have been back at my genealogy work on my mother's side of the family: Delores Krauska Tess ... daughter of Victoria (nee Zielinski) Krauska Heckendorf. I finally figured out that you changed your email. So I hope this gets to you.
I noticed you are looking for Edwin Krauski's obit ... my favorite uncle. Here it is: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
KRAUSKI, EDWIN G. "Pops". Tues, May 6, 1997, age 84 years, in Shawano, WI. Husband of the late Lucille. Dear father of Dennis (Nadine) Krauski and the late Darlene (Francis) Lewandowski. Fond brother of Dolores Tess, Della Wielebski and the late Evelyn Frank. Special fried of June Garvey. Further survived by 5 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild, other relatives and friends. Visitation at the funeral home Thurs. 5-8 pm. Prayer service at 7:00 pm. Funeral Fri. 10 am to St. Helen's church for mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 am. Interment Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Retiree of Miller Brewing Co. Prasser-Kleczka, Bay View Chapel, 3275 S. Howell Ave., 483-2322.
His wife Lucille:
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
KRAUSKI, LUCILLE "Donna" nee BURZLAFF Age 66. Cecil, WI. Born to Eternal Life June 25, 1987. Survived by husband Edwin, 1 son Dennis of Milwaukee, 3 grandsons Mark, Michael and Brian. Also brothers and sisters, brother and sisters-in-law and friends. Memorial services Tues., July 7, 1987 at 10 a.m. at St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church, 60th and Oklahoma.
His daughter Darlene (I was her flower girl!):
Lewandowski, DARLENE JOAN (nee KRAUSKI) Fri. May 30, 1975, age 33 years, beloved wife of Francis; dear mother of Michael and Mark; fond daughter of Edwin and Lucille (Donna) Krauski; sister of Dennis (Barbara), granddaughter of Victoria Hekendorf; daughter-in-law of Frances Lewandowski; also survived by sisters-in-law, brothers-inlaw, nieces, nephews, uncles, aunts, cousins an d many friends. Memorial Mass, Mon, June 3, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Charles Boromeo Church. Mrs. Lewandowski was President of Hamlin Garland PTA, Treasurer of Kavkaz Russ ion Folk Dancers and Treasurer of Hamlin Garland Cub Scouts, Pack 209. Body donated to Medical College bf Wisconsin. Not in State. Kordy's Funeral Home, Serving the Family.
His son, Dennis is still alive.
Do you want pictures?
I would hope that we could get some time to share some more info.I would like to get pictures of any of Victoria Zielinski's brothers, sisters, mom, dad, etc.