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“Lisa, John, Morgan and Lane.So very sorry for your loss. We are thinking of you all. Mike, Kayla and Brayden ”
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Carol Paliwoda, age 80, died Thursday, June 8, 2017 at CGH Medical Center, Sterling.

Carol was born on October 31, 1936 in Chicago the daughter of Anthony and Helen (Bank) Mrozynski. She married Ronald Paliwoda on October 26, 1957 in Chicago. Carol was employed for over 20 years as a School Secretary at Alan Shepard High School in Palos Heights. She was a member of Sacred Heart Church. Carol enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, scrapbooking, gardening and was an avid reader.

Survivors include her husband, Ron of Rock Falls; one daughter, Lisa (John) Martells of Sterling; two sons, Rodger (Lynn) Paliwoda of Chandler, Ariz. and Ken Paliwoda of Shorewood; one sister, Helen Mrozynski of Chicago Ridge; one brother, Anthony (Marilyn) Mrozynski; four grandchildren, Morgan Martells, Lane Martells, Lauren Paliwoda and Ryan Paliwoda.

Visitation will be from 9-10:30 AM Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at the McDonald Funeral Home, Rock Falls. Celebration of the Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 Tuesday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Sterling with Reverend Bruce Ludeke officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery, Sterling.

In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established.