Mass of Christian Burial: Will be held on Friday, December 7, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. at the St. John’s Catholic Church in Greenfield with burial will be in the Greenfield Cemetery. A luncheon will be held at the church following the committal services at the cemetery. Father James Ahenkora will officiate the service.
Family Visitation: The family will greet friends on Thursday, December 6th, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Steen Funeral Home in Greenfield.
Scripture Service: Will be held on Thursday, December 6th, at 6:00 p.m. at the Steen Funeral Home in Greenfield.
Memorials: May be directed to the Ovarian Cancer Foundation.
Louise Anges Krawczyk was born on May 20, 1936, the daughter of Louis and Gladys M. Urban in Burlington, Vermont. She passed away on Monday, December 3, 2018, at her home in Greenfield, Iowa, at the age of 82.
Louise attended school in Burlington and graduated from high school there. She was united in marriage to Eugene Krawczyk on August 24, 1957, at Sacred Heart-St. Francis De Sales. To this union four children were born: Steven, Cheryl Ann, Sheryl and Michael. They lived in Bennington where she had worked at Jards Manufacturing for a few years.
Louise and Gene went to visit Michael and his family in Greenfield in 1998. They liked the area and the people and after much thought and prayers they decided a change in their lives was in order. They purchased and acreage about five miles north of Greenfield on Jordan Avenue and in 2010 they moved into Greenfield. Louise enjoyed traveling and being active with the Red Hat Society in Greenfield.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Eugene Krawczyk in 2017; son, Steven; daughter, Cheryl Ann; son-in-law, Steven Urban-Jacobs; and two sisters, Valeria Du Sablon and Deanna Mackie.
She is survived by her daughter, Sheryl Urban of Salt Lake City, Utah; son, Michael Krawczyk and wife Terri of Greenfield; six grandchildren; six great grandchildren; brother, Louis Urban of Long Island, New York; other relatives and friends.