WEBSTER — Shirley Ann (Borski) Rekowski, of Webster died Thursday, August 9, at Harrington Memorial Hospital of Southbridge after a brief illness.
She is the daughter of the late Joseph A and the late Alice (Laplante) Borski. She is predeceased by her husband of 59 years Robert “Bob” Rekowski.
She leaves her loving Sister Jacqueline “Jackie” and her husband Gerald of North Grosvenordale, who where there every day to help her, brothers Joseph Borski Jr. and William Borski; several nieces and nephews.
Her dear friends Kelsey, who gave her love and joy and was so thoughtful; her dear friend Sharon; her brother in-law Gerry, who would help her with her day to day needs at her home.
She was heart broken in January on the passing of her beloved husband of 59 years, Bob. Shirley passed on August 9 they are together again on their 60th wedding anniversary.
They spent every moment together. Bob was a big eater and Shirley was a great cook and baker. They loved their home that Bob built with his friend Edward Trembley. Later they added an addition to make it easier for Shirley .
She was the fourth child of 12, predeceased by five brothers Gary, James, Kenneth, Theodore and Ronald, three sisters Erna, Janet and Kathleen.
Shirley was a lady of style and grace. You could not help but love her. Shirley is united with her beloved Bob. Happiness is theirs again as they are together again in the house of the lord. She was a communicant of St. Louis Church.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held 10 a.m. on Monday, August 13 at St. LouisChurch, 15 Lake St., Webster. Her funeral forms at 9 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in St. Joseph Garden Of Peace Cemetery. Calling hours will be Sunday, August 12 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Bartel Funeral Home and Chapel 33 Schofield Avenue, Dudley. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Louis Church c/o rectory 15 Lake St., Webster, MA 01570.