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Mildred E. Galvanek

June 28, 1919 ~ September 30, 2016 (age 97)

Mildred E. Galvanek, 97

Clark – Mildred E. Galvanek, 97, passed away peacefully on Friday, September 30, 2016 at Ashbrook Nursing Home in Scotch Plains.  Born in New York, she had lived in Woodbridge before moving to Clark in 1987.


Mildred was a registered nurse and worked as a private duty nurse at Rahway Hospital and at what was formerly Perth Amboy General Hospital.


Mildred was predeceased by her husband, Rudolph A. Galvanek, who died in 1993 and by her two granddaughters, Margaret and Tracy. She is survived by her children, Eleanor Kislan (Eugene),Catherine Light (Frank), Richard Galvanek (Sharon) and Jeannette Galvanek; her grandchildren, Stephanie, Elizabeth, Steven, Michelle, Steven, Kristin, David, Matthew, Jade, Sarah, Julianna and Marissa; and her 11 great-grandchildren.


The funeral will be from Krowicki Gorny Memorial Home, 211 Westfield Ave., Clark on Monday, Oct. 3rd at 8:45AM followed by a 9:45AM Mass at St. Agnes R.C. Church in Clark. Interment will follow at St. Gertrude Cemetery in Colonia. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Sunday, Oct. 2nd from 4-8PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Healing the Children, 112 Fifth Ave., Hawthorne, NY 07506. For additional information or to sign the guestbook, please visit

 Service Information

October 2, 2016

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Krowicki Gorny Memorial Home
211 Westfield Ave
Clark, NJ 07066

Funeral Service
October 3, 2016

9:45 AM
St. Agnes R.C. Church
332 Madison Hill Rd.
Clark, NJ 07066

October 3, 2016

11:00 AM
St. Gertrude Cemetery
53 Inman Ave.
Colonia, NJ 07067

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