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Obituary for Mrs. Eldora R. Kawczynski

February 10, 2020
Salem, Massachusetts


SALEM-Mrs. Eldora Rose (Coon) Kawczynski, 95, of Salem, beloved wife of the late Robert E. Kawczynski, passed away Monday February 10, 2020 at Salem Hospital surrounded by her loving family.

Born in Sugar Creek Ohio on November 21, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Howard and Beunita (Fisher) Coon. She was raised and educated in Toledo and graduated Toledo High School where she was voted "Miss Toledo" of her high school class.

Mrs. Kawczynski had been employed by Rexall Pharmacy for several years while raising her family. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother who will be deeply missed by her dear family and friends.

"Toby" was a faithful Jehovah's Witness from the Salem Congregation until she fell asleep in death. Family and friends long to see her alive and standing up again in the "Promised Earthly Resurrection"- John 5: 28, 29

Surviving "Toby" are her children; Judy LeClair, Gary Kawczynski and Robert Kawczynski and his wife Nancy, her grandchildren; Bonnie Follensbee and her husband Ernie, Sherie Amato and her husband Matt, Melanie Bushong and her husband Bill, all residing in Salem, and Wendy Lim and her husband Tony and Robyn Peters and her husband Zach residing in Florida, her great-grandchildren; Ethan and Dylan Amato, Mikayla Bushong, Cory and Wesley Lim and Landon and Levi Peters. She was also the sister of the late Virginia Gregory, Bertha Wheeler, Donald Coon, Carl Coon and Howard R "Skippy". Coon.

ARRANGEMENTS: Family and friends are invited to her Memorial Service which will be held at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 79 Endicott St. Peabody, MA 01960 on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 3 PM. Assisting the family with the arrangements is The O'Donnell Funeral Home, 84 Washington Sq., (at Salem Common) Salem. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please visit

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O'Donnell Funeral Home
84 Washington Square, Salem, MA 01970
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