Elaine V. Kowalski (nee Koenigsmann) age 86, longtime resident of Chicago Heights, Illinois passed away on April 29, 2014. Preceded in death by her loving husband Stanley (2013). Survived by children Daniel (Kati) Kowalski, Jean A. Kowalski, David A. (Sandra) Kowalski and Joan M. (Stephen) Erbeck. Cherished grandmother to Nicholas, Jeffrey, David Jr., Scott Kowalski and Stephen Jr.and Sara Erbeck.Fond sister to Mildred (late Orville) Currier, late Francis (late Lucille) Koenigsmann, late Florence (late August) Bock, late Marie (late James) Matlock, late Ralph (late Arlene) Koenigsmann. Dear sister in law to late Edward (late Stella) Kowalski, late Bernard (Gesiana) Kowalski. Aunt to many nieces and nephews.Visitation on Sunday, May 4th, 2014 from 3PM until 8PM at Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home 540 Dixie Hwy. (at Joe Orr Rd.), Chicago Heights, IL 60411. Funeral mass at 10AM on Monday at Infant Jesus of Prague in Flossmoor. Interment: Private. Info: (708) 754-0016.