Wanda S. Spitalniak

June 10, 2012

Wanda S. Spitalniak 98 of Frankfort, IN, died at 9:10 p.m. June 10, 2012 at Mulberry Health & Retirement Center. Born September 21, 1913 in Philadelphia, PA to Walter & Stella (Jankowska) Sienkiewicz . She married Michael F. Spitalniak on July 4, 1936 and he preceded her in death. Mrs. Spitalniak was born and raised in Philadelphia. She moved to Frankfort in 1959 when she was transferred to the Peter Paul plant here. She was a supervisor there for 44 years, retiring in 1975. She had also lived in Noblesville. Her memberships include; St. Mary’s Catholic Church and was involved in Our Ladies of Charity and the Alter and Rosary Society there, member of the Women of the Moose and American Legion Auxiliary. Mrs. Spitalniak was a pink lady at the Clinton County hospital for many years, enjoyed bowling and ceramics and loved spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be 9-10 a.m. Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at Goodwin Funeral Home with a Rosary Service beginning at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Funeral Mass will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 13th at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Burial will be in Green Lawn Cemetery. Donations may be made to the St. Mary’s Catholic Church.

Survived by:

1 Son: Robert (Judith) Spitalniak of Cicero 1 Daughter-in-law: Janice Spitalniak of Lafayette 3 Grandchildren, Cindi (Damon) Melcho, Rob (Kathy) Spitalniak and Christa (John) Gates 6 Great Grandchildren, Kayla, Becca, Ashley, Austin, Amanda and Nicholas

Preceded by:

She was preceded in death by a son, Michael, her husband, 4 brothers and 1 sister.


3 Condolences for “Wanda S. Spitalniak”

  1. Damon Melcho June 11, 2012 at 9:54 pm

    I want to express my sincere condolences over Wanda’s passing. She was a perfect role model regarding Christ & family values. Heaven was immediately blessed upon her arrival.
    You are very fortunate to have had such a person in your life. I am very fortunate to have had her in my life as well. And it be thanks to her, and thanks to you & Judi, that Wanda was in my life. For that, I am forever grateful!

  2. Charlotte & Dave Richardson June 11, 2012 at 11:16 pm

    We are so sorry to see her go home, but how the angels are rejoicing that another one of their own has come home! An eternity of pain free days has to be more than welcome! She slipped out of this life into the arms of Jesus!
    We will keep everyone in our prayers!
    Dave and Charlotte Richardson

  3. Brad, Angie, Spencer todd June 12, 2012 at 4:08 am

    Sorry to hear about your loss. Our thoughts and prayers to you and the family during this grieving time.

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