Peggy L. Pawlowski

Peggy Lee Pawlowski, 66, of Sylvan Lake, Rome City, IN, and having family members in Zanesville, IN, died Saturday, April 1, 2017, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne.

Mrs. Pawlowski graduated from Elmhurst High School, Fort Wayne; earned an associate degree from the University of Saint Francis; and earned activities director, social services, CNA and human services certifications from Ivy Tech. She worked with mentally challenged and ill individuals at Fort Wayne Center from 1978 to 1985, worked at Shepherd of the Hill from 1996 to 1998 and retired from Kendallville Manor as an activities director after 15 years of service.

She was born March 2, 1951, in Fort Wayne to Arnold Conrad and Lillie Mae Blackman Fahlsing. She married Scott Pawlowski on Feb. 14, 1996, and he survives.

Additional survivors include a daughter, Angela (Sam) Melton, of Kendallville; six sisters, Carolyn (Mike) Kerns, of Zanesville; Marti (Danny) Combs, of New Haven; Jeanne Conrad, of Iowa; and Marianne (Eddie) Reyna, Connie (Buddy) Hamilton and Paula Waldren, all of Fort Wayne; two brothers, Robert Conrad and Roger (Susan) Conrad, both of Fort Wayne; parents-in-law, Harold and Carolyn Pawlowski; three grandchildren, Paige Holsinger, of Fort Wayne, and Dylan Hart and Austin Hart, both of Kendallville; and a great-grandson.

Calling is Friday, April 7, 2017, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., with a service following at 1 p.m., at Hite Funeral Home, 403 S. Main St., Kendallville. Rev. Al Wingfield will officiate.

Memorial gifts may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or the American Breast Cancer Foundation.

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