Emily Lewandowski, 90

Emily Lewandowski, 90 of Loup City died Oct. 28, 2010, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. Emily Lewandowski was born Jan. 24, 1920, at Ashton, to John and Martha (Lorchick) Spotanski. She grew up in Ashton and attended school at District 56 in Sherman County. She was a mother's helper in the Sherman County area. September 30, 1944, she married Leonard Lewandowski at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church at Paplin. They farmed on a farm northwest of Ashton. She and her husband moved to Broken Bow in 1973. While in Broken Bow she worked in a greenhouse and bakery. Emily moved to Loup City in 2006. She was a member of St. Josaphat's Catholic Church in Loup City. She is survived by her brothers and sisters-in-law, Harry and Kathy Spotanski of Loup City, Gene and Marj Spotanski of Loup City, and Alozy and Darlene Spotanski of Loup City; sisters and brothers-in-law, Alice and Alvin Kwiatkowski of Litchfield, and Virginia and Merlin McRoberts of Omaha; sister-in-law, Mary Spotanski of Ravenna; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; brothers, Albin and Hurbert Spotanski; and sister, Nellie Schachta. Funeral services were Nov. 1, 2010, at St. Josaphat's Catholic Church in Loup City with Father Martin Egging officiating. Burial was at the Evergreen Cemetery in Loup City. Memorials are suggested to the Lewandowski family or donor's choice. Higgins Funeral Home in Loup City is in charge of arrangements. Condolences for the family can be left at: higginsfuneralhomelc.com.