July 29, 2020
- 7:00 PM
July 29, 2020
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
July 30, 2020
- 11:00 AM
Elvin J. Waclawik, 91, Fargo, formerly of Elim Care Center, Fargo passed away Saturday, July 25, 2020 at Eventide Lutheran Home, Moorhead, MN.
Elvin was born June 30, 1929 in Page, ND to Frank and Dorothy (Robinson) Waclawik. He graduated from Page High School in 1947, where he enlisted in the Navy Reserve and served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. He married Adeline Nogowski on September 11, 1954 at St. Mary’s Cathedral, Fargo. Adeline passed away on October 2, 2008.
Upon his discharge from active duty, he worked at Ford Motor Company, the Fargo Police Department and the US Postal Service. He spent many years travelling to and from Arizona and enjoyed spending his retirement years with his family.
He is survived by his children; Cindy (Randy) Prigelmeier, Fargo, ND, Dan (Janet) Waclawik, Fargo, ND, James (Sheila) Waclawik, Moorhead, MN, Tom Waclawik, West Fargo, ND, 12 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, 5 sisters-in-law, Delores Waclawik, Overland Park, KS, Virginia Waclawik, Ft. Wright, KY, Mary Waclawik, Phoenix, AZ, Delores Nogowski, Clarkston, WA, Carol Polk, St. Paul, MN and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, 5 brothers, Edward, John, Peter (Dorothy), Francis (Wilma) and Gary, daughter-in-law, Diane Waclawik, brother & sister-in-law, Ray (June) Nogowski, brother-in-law, Ed Nogowski, sister & brother-in-law, Shirley (Richard) Ekerberg, brother-in-law, Al Nogowski and Vincent (Lila) Nogowski.
Prayer Service: 7:00 P.M. Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo with visitation starting at 6:00 P.M.
Funeral Mass: 11:00 A.M. Thursday, July 30, 2020 at Nativity Catholic Church, Fargo.
Burial: Holy Cross Cemetery North, Fargo with full military honors.
Masks are required and will be provided at both services.
Elvin’s family would like to thank the staffs of both Elim Care Center, Fargo and Eventide Lutheran Home, Moorhead for their care during Elvin’s stay with them.