Mary Ann Kwiatkowski, loved water activities

November 20, 2023

Mary Ann Kwiatkowski, 80, of Millsboro, passed away suddenly Saturday, Nov. 18, 2023. Born in Wilmington, she was the daughter of the late John and Mary (Krol) Kwiatkowski.

Mary Ann graduated from St. Hedwig Grade School, Padua Academy and Goldey-Beacom College. Her working career spanned more than 40 years at the NVF Company. Mary Ann loved spending time at her house on Rehoboth Bay, relaxing by the pool, floating on a pontoon or eating crabs after a day on the bay. She frequently hosted family and friends for a pool party and barbeque. Mary Ann was a member of the American Legion Post 5, and enjoyed socializing and playing bar bingo. She contributed to many organizations to help the less fortunate.

Mary Ann is survived by her sister, Jane Juhrden; her niece, Kristen Herrmann (Howie); special longtime friend, Rosalie Hitchens; as well as numerous cousins and friends.

In addition to her parents, Mary Ann is preceded in death by her brother, John Kwiatkowski Jr.; and her brother-in-law, Robert Juhrden.

Family and friends are invited to visit from 10 to 11:15 a.m., Monday, Nov. 27, at St. John the Beloved Church, 907 Milltown Road, Wilmington. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:30 a.m., immediately followed by interment at All Saints Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Mary Ann may be made to the Food Bank of Delaware, 222 Lake Drive, Newark, DE 19702,, and/or The Ministry of Caring, 115 E. 14th St., Wilmington, DE 19801,

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