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Virginia S. (nee Olszyna) Brauweiler

December 28, 1928 ~ January 3, 2021 (age 92)


Virginia Brauweiler, age 92, of Park Ridge, Illinois. Virginia Brauweiler was born on December 28, 1928, to Stanley and Stefania Olszyna. She passed away on Sunday, January 3, 2021, in Park Ridge with her family by her side. Virginia was active as a parishioner and volunteer at Mary, Seat of Wisdom Catholic Church for over half a century. She volunteered at Rainbow Hospice and Resurrection Hospital, played a lively game of bridge, shared her love of learning and reading through book clubs, and loved to spoil her seven grandchildren. Beloved wife of 64 years to Carl Brauweiler. Loving mother of Daniel (Joelle) Brauweiler, Anne Marie (Steven) Engel, Paul (Danielle) Brauweiler, and Neal (Vickie) Brauweiler. Proud grandmother of Austin, Lucas, and Mitchell Brauweiler; Nathan and Alex Brauweiler; and Sofie and Henry Brauweiler. Dear sister of the late Bernice (John) Sandstrom. Family and friends will meet on Saturday, January 9, at  Mary, Seat of Wisdom Catholic Church, 920 Granville Avenue, Park Ridge, for a mass. ( all attending must pre-register at the following link:, for those wishing to view on live stream visit, Interment will follow at Town of Maine Cemetery, Park Ridge. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Rainbow Hospice, or Mary, Seat of Wisdom Catholic Church,


Funeral Mass
January 9, 2021

10:00 AM
Mary, Seat of Wisdom Church
Cumberland at Granville Ave.
Park Ridge, IL 60068


Town of Maine Cemetery

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068

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