Doris K. Monceski, 85, of Kewanee, Il. died at 9:35 A.M. Sunday, May 26, 2013 at Courtyard Estates in Kewanee.. Doris was born January 26, 1928 in Wethersfield, Twp., Henry Co. the daughter Jess L. and Esther J. (Hier) Harlan. She graduated from Kewanee High School in 1946.
She married Leonard Monceski on July 3, 1948. He preceded her in death in 1996. She was also preceded in death by her parents, a stillborn son Michael, three brothers Glenn, Harold and Raymond and one sister Ruby Kida.
Surviving is a son Dan (Diane) Monceski of Zionsville, Ind., three grandchildren Michael Monceski, Kristin (Erik) Hallgren and Randi (Kelly) Littlejohn, three sisters Bernadine Olsen of Moline, Mildred Libby of Geneseo and Jean Ferns of Coal Valley, Il. a sister-in-law Rose McGee of Kewanee and numerous nieces and nephews.
Doris was a member of Holy Trinity Polish National Catholic Church in Kewanee and served on the Ladies Mission Society and served over the years as President, Recording Secretary and Treasurer. Doris had worked in the former dental office of Dr. Carney in Kewanee.
She enjoyed spending time with her family, reading, crocheting and church work.
Funeral Mass will be at 10:00 A.M. Friday, May 31, 2013 at Holy Trinity Polish National Catholic Church in Kewanee. Fr. Jerry Rafalko will officiate. Burial will be in Pleasant View Cemetery, Kewanee, Il. Visitation will be from 5-7 P.M. Thursday at the Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home, Kewanee, Il. where the rosary will be recited at 6:45 P.M. Memorials may be directed to Holy Trinity Church.