Barbara J. Girzynski

Barbara Jolanta Girzynski (nee Szymelfenig), 65, of Lyons and formerly of Poland, died Feb. 15, 2022 at her home

Born Jan. 13, 1957 in Szczecin, Poland, Ms. Girzynski worked as a clerk for UPS.

Ms. Girzynski was the wife of the late Eugeniusz Adam Girzynski; the mother of Sylvia (Jon) Obrochta, Simon Girzynski and Paul Girzynski; the grandmother of Jonathan, Julianna, Joseph and the late Jessymae; the daughter of the late Henryk and late Zofia (nee Komasa) Szymelfenig; the sister of Elzbieta (Roman) Rybczynski and the late Stanislaw Szymelfenig; sister-in-law of Wladyslaw (late Janina) Girzynski, Wieslawa (Charles) Olczyk and the late Zenon (Halina) Girzynski; and fond aunt of goddaughter Marta (Lubos) Kouril and her children Nelly and Natalia, Mirek, Grzegorz, Ania, Basia, Elzbieta, Damian, Piotrek, Mateusz, Edyta, Lukasz, Nicole, Kelly and the late Piotrek Szymelfenig.

A funeral Mass was celebrated Feb. 19 at St. Daniel the Prophet Church, Chicago, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside.

Johnson-Nosek Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements. 

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