Byzewski Earl E., age 81, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on April 29th, from complications of Parkinson's Disease he so valiantly coped with. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Lillian; daughter, Rose Lueck; grandchildren, Scott (Lori) Petsch & Michelle (Vladimir) Scheglowski; great- grandchildren, Jarret & Jaci Petsch and Zachary & Alexander Scheg- lowski; a brother, Clem; sisters, Esther and Ida; many nieces, nephews and extended family. Born Jan. 27, 1922 in Gilman, MN to Robert and Helen Byzewski. He was the eighth of fourteen children. Earl was a 36 year employee of Hitchcock Industries, an avid gardener, fisherman and bingo player. He will be remembered as a gentle, soft-spoken man with a refreshing sense of humor. He was also a long-time member of All Saints Catholic Church in Lakeville. Special appreciation to Northfield Hospice for their outstanding compassion and support and Dr. Fred Lounsbury, of whom Earl was very fond. Visitation Thurs., 4-9 pm at Foley Funeral Home, Foley, MN. Mass of Christian Burial Friday, 10:30 am, St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Brenny- ville, MN. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to Northfield Hospital (Attn: Hospice) 801 W 1st St., Northfield, MN 55057, or Nat'l Parkinson Foundation 1505 NW 9th Av, Miami, FL 33136

Published on April 30, 2003

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