December 26 1936 May 25 2020
Louise’s Obituary Louise Francis Gutowski,”Queen Wezy”, 83 years old of Palm Harbor, FL, formerly of Antioch, IL passed away Monday May 25, 2020 at Medical Center of Trinity, Trinity, FL. She was born December 26, 1936 in Chicago, IL the daughter of the late Louis and Cecilia (nee Flint) Portalski. Before her medical retirement in the late 1970’s, Wezy worked as the Head Cook at Channel Lake Grade School. Wezy is a member of Our Lady of the Lakes St. Peter Church, Antioch, IL, Antioch Women of the Moose #735, Network of Friends MS Support Group, Largo MS Group, Lake County Home Makers, and American Power Boat Association. Prior to her illness, Wezy loved: cooking, baking, bowling, crocheting, and spending time with her family and friends. On May 5, 1956 she married the love of her life, Joseph Gutowski at St. Peter Church, Antioch, IL and he preceded her in death on October 29, 2003. Survivors include: four children: Jeffery (Cathy) Gutowski of Great Falls, MT, Julie (Corky) Graham of Palm Harbor, FL, James (Kim) Gutowski of Surprise, AZ, and Jeri (Dave) Graham of New Port Richey, FL; 12 grandchildren: Erica, Kristen, Jennifer, Lenny, Lanaya, Stephanie, JJ, DJ, Cameron, Cassandra, Kathy, and Mitchell; 11 great-grandchildren; siblings: E. James (Julie) Portalski of Bradenton, FL, Louis Portalski Jr. of Fruitville, WI, William Portalski of Lakemoor, IL, Ceanna (Bob) Holst of Trevor, WI, and Teri (Don) Boehler of Fruitland Park, FL; sister-in-law Carol Portalski of Tacoma, WA; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. In addition to her parents, and husband Joe, Wezy was preceded in death by brothers: Michael and Teddy. A Celebration of Wezy’s life will be held at a later date. Interment will be in Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Antioch, IL. In lieu of flowers, donations to the MS Society or Our Lady of the Lakes-St. Peter Church, are appreciated in Wezy’s memory. Please sign the online guest book for Wezy at www.strangfh.com. Read More
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Louise Francis Wezy Gutowski December 26 1936 May 25 2020.
Death notice for the town of: Antioch, state: Illinois