Leona Kowalczyk

Leona Kowalczyk, 90, Portage, died Sunday. She was born in Jamestown, Portage Township, daughter of the late John and Mary (Blahut) Janosik. Her husband, Walter J. Kowalczyk, and daughter, Phyllis Ann Kowalczyk, preceded her in death. Surviving are her children, Leonard Kowalczyk, Loretta Leman, Daniel Kowalczyk and Gerald Kowalczyk; 11 grandchildren; and siblings: John Janosik and Helen McMillan. Friends will be received from 2 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Serenko-Claar Funeral Home, PC, Portage, where Sacred Heart Ushers Club will recite the Rosary at 7 p.m. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church, Mountain Ave., Portage, Fr. Ronald V. Osinski and Fr. Andrew Draper, TOR, Concelebrants. Committal will be in St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, Cresson.