Julia Veronica Falkewitz

February 13th, 1927 - December 23rd, 2018

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Julia Veronica Falkewitz, 91, loving wife, mother, and grandmother passed away on Sunday December 23, 2018 at St. Mary Home in West Hartford, Connecticut. Julie was born in Erie, PA on February 13, 1927 to the late Peter and Veronica Maciulewicz.  She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Raymond J. Falkewitz, and her brothers Tad, Charlie and John Macer.   

Julie and Ray retired to Florida in 1986 and had many wonderful years together.  She moved to Charlotte, NC to be near her daughter and then moved to West Hartford, CT at St. Mary Home in her final years. Julie loved to play bingo, make crafts, listen to music, bake cakes and decorate the house for the all the holidays.   She was most devoted to her son Gary whom she cared for most of her life.   Julie’s faith was so important to her and she attended daily mass and had great devotion to the Rosary. 

She is survived by her daughter Mary Beth Lichacz and son-in-law Shawn Lichacz of West Hartford, CT; her son, Gary Falkewitz of Charlotte, NC, her son Thomas Falkewitz of Erie, PA, her sister, Joan Nientimp of Erie, PA, her brother, Chester Macer of Erie, PA and also her three grandchildren whom she cherished, Patrick, Andrew and Mimi Lichacz.  Also, several nieces and nephews.  

Family and friends are invited to call on Monday, December 31st at St. Julia Church, 638 Roslyn Ave., from 9 am until the time of a funeral mass at 10am with Msgr. Bruce R. Allison officiating. Private burial will follow at Mary Queen of Peace Cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by Brugger Funeral Homes & Crematory, 1595 West 38th St.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Autism Services of Mecklenburg County, 2211 Executive St., #A, Charlotte, NC  28208.

The family would also like to express their gratitude for the loving, compassionate care at St. Mary Home in West Hartford, CT and also the loving ladies of Adult Day Care St. Mary Home.