Obituary: Elizabeth Pienkowski
Elizabeth T. Pienkowski, age 93 of Rhinelander, died unexpectedly Jan. 25, 2019 in St. Paul, Minnesota with her family at her side. Betty was born Oct. 31, 1925 in Hegewisch, Ill., to Jon and Bernice Supergan.
Betty is survived by her sister, Sophie Brauer; brother, Frank Supergan; two daughters, Mary (Lawrence) Day of Elderon, Patricia (Timothy) Loritz of Woodbury, Minn.; six sons, George of Rhinelander, Robert (Bloria) of Ramrod Key, Fla., James (Doreen) of Buchanan, Mich., Thomas (Evelym) of DeForest, Paul (Deb) of Black Earth, and Daniel (Janice) of Rhinelander; 19 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, George; and five siblings.
The visitation for Betty will be held Friday, Feb. 1, 5-8 p.m. at the Hildebrand Funeral Home. There will be a parish prayer service at 8 p.m. A second visitation and the Mass of Christian Burial will take place at Nativity of Our Lord Church Saturday, Feb. 2 at 10:30 a.m., with the mass beginning at 11:30 a.m. Interment will immediately follow at Northland Memorial Park. (Hildebrand Funeral Home)