Obit found in Akron Beacon Journal, Akron, Ohio
Dated Tuesday, 22 Dec. 1959 pg 50
Mrs. Mary Pawelek, 72, of 384 Merriman rd., died early today at Akron City Hospital after a brief illness. She had moved here from Thorp, Wis., 1 1/2 months ago.
Mrs. Pawelek leaves her husband, John; four daughters, Mrs. R. F. Roensch, Mrs. C. R. Kwapy, both of Milwaukee, Wis., Mrs. L. G. Titus of San Francisco, Cal., and Mrs. Frank H. Swenson of Akron; three sons, Dr. S. J. Pawelek and Dr. A. R. Pawelek, both of Baltimore, Md., and R. E. Pawelek of New York City; brothers John and Joe Helma, both of Chicago, Ill.; 18 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Services and burial will be held in Thorp Monday. The Prentice & Co. Funeral Home assisted with arrangements.