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“Chester and I send our condolences We sincerely regret the misunderstanding that prevented us from attending Anne's wake and funeral. Anne was...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Chester & Linda Pyter - IL

“I am sending my prayers to all of Anne's family...Anne is very much loved by the Rusty Griffey family...my children remember lots of fun times with...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Rusty Griffey - Byron Center, MI

“I am so sorry for your loss of a great woman. My condolences to the whole family. ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: Valerie (the babysitter) Wilk - IL

“So glad we got to see Ann Thank you Annie for bringing your Mom to visit us wish we could have gotten together more, God Bless ”
4 of 10 | Posted by: vivian huber - pahrrump, NV

“I am sending my prayers to all of Anne's family...Anne is very much loved by the Rusty Griffey family...my children remember lots of fun times with...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Rusty Griffey - Byron Center, MI

“I am so sorry for your loss of a great woman. My condolences to the whole family. ”
6 of 10 | Posted by: Valerie (the babysitter) Wilk - IL

“We love you great grandma. We were lucky to have you in our lives. Rj, Ricky and Lexi Russ ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“I cant begin to convey my sadness over the loss of this great lady. She will be in my thoughts and prayers for a very long tome. So happy she was...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Sharon Goss - Wilmette, IL

“I am so sorry for your loss. The family is in my prayers. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Bridget "Hade" D'Anca - Riverside, IL

“So glad we got to see Ann Thank you Annie for bringing your Mom to visit us wish we could have gotten together more, God Bless ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: vivian huber - pahrrump, NV


Anne R. Lewandowski, age 93, of McHenry, passed away Sunday, January 31, 2016 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Chicago on May 18, 1922, the daughter of John and Veronica (Koza) Stefan. She married the late Elmer Lewandowski on May 29, 1946 in Chicago. Anne was a secretary for Richard J. Daley for 15 years. She met her loving husband at Riverview Roller Rink in Chicago. She enjoyed bowling, traveling to Florida, casinos and dancing to polka music. Most of all she enjoyed spending time with her loving family. She is survived by her daughters Ann Russ and Alanna (Tony) Pietrusiewicz, grandchildren, Bobby (Karen) Russ, Randy (Kelly) Russ, Tony Jr. Pietrusiewicz and Kari (Scott) Rybarczyk, her great grandchildren, Ryan, Brendan, William, Lucy, Randy Jr., Ricky, Lexi Russ, Gracie, Tylor and Harrison Rybarczyk, and Abigail Pietrusiewicz, brother-in-law Eugene (Diane) Lewandowski and sisters-in-law Vivien (Ed) Huber and Joann (Jim) Bittner. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and brothers, Edwin, Chester, Florian, Genevieve and Eugene. Visitation will be held Wednesday, February 3, 2016 from 4-8pm at Colonial Funeral Home & Crematory 591 Ridgeview Dr., McHenry IL 60050. Interment will be Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 1pm at Mary Hill Cemetery 8600 N Milwaukee Ave., Niles, IL 60714. For more information contact Colonial Funeral Home at 815-385-0063 or log onto www.colonialmchenry.com.