Age 79, late of Hegewisch, passed away Tuesday, December 3, 2019. Loving mother of Dedra (Donald) Black, Michael (Julie) Smolen, Richard (Deborah) Smolen, Donna (Tomas) Mendoza and John (Tracy) Smolen. Proud grandmother of 12 and great grandmother of 9 grandchildren. Dear aunt of many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by parents: Leon and Ann Kwiatkowski.