Maxine M. Kowalski passed away Friday September 28, 2012 at the Bay Medical Care Facility age 82. Daughter of the late Peter P. & Frances (Lemiesz) Piesik Sr. she was born February 5, 1930 in Bay City. She married Gerald R. Kowalski May 5, 1979 in St. Hyacinth Church. He predeceased her October 9, 1992. Maxine worked at Bay City Chevrolet for over 30 years before retiring June 1, 1979. She was a member of St. Hyacinth Church and the U.A.W. Local #362 Retirees. Maxine had a very strong devotion to the rosary and the Blessed Mother.
Surviving are sisters in-law and brothers in-law; Dorothy Piesik, Patricia (Ron) Kwapieszewski, Robert (Betty) Kowalski, Gerald Rasmer, many nieces, nephews, great nieces, nephews and great – great nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by five sisters; Angeline Husband, Germaine Streich, Barbara Moszyk, Marion Villaire, Patricia Rasmer and five brothers; Aloysius, Peter Jr., Gerald, Harold and Valentine Piesik.
The family would like to thank the staff at Bay Medical Care Facility 1-west for the wonderful care given to Maxine while she was there.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday October 4, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. from St. Hyacinth Church. Fr. Edward J. Konieczka will officiate with private burial in St. Patrick Cemetery. Friends may call at the church only on Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until time of mass. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider St. Hyacinth Church.