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Bertha (Bronislawa Kozak) Zalobowski

September 19, 1918 ~ November 15, 2023 (age 105) 105 Years Old

Bertha Zalobowski Obituary

Bertha Zalobowski (Bronislawa Kozak), passed away peacefully on November 15, 2023, at the age of 105. She was the wife of the late Joseph Zalobowski Sr., daughter of the late Julia Dzekwicz (Zerbrowski-Kozak) and the late Michael Kozak. Sister of the late Leon Kozak, Jennie Andrade (Taratuta), and many young siblings who passed away during the 1918 flu epidemic.

She leaves her daughter Linda M. Faella and her husband Alfred, nine grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and their families. She was also the mother of the late Joseph Zalobowski Jr. and Judith M. Sauro.

She loved to dance and could waltz with her “Beau” like professional ballroom dancers. She would polka at the Polish Club weekly with her sister Jennie well into their 80’s. She liked to read, play solitaire, and hear about “good news”.

Visitation will be Monday, November 20, 2023, from 9:00 – 11:00 am, followed by a Catholic Prayer Service at 11:00 am in the “WOODLAWN” Funeral Home, 600 Pontiac Ave., Cranston. Graveside burial will follow in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to HopeHealth Hospice, 1085 North Main Street Providence, RI 02904, or to your choice of a Veteran Organization or First Responder Organization.

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November 20, 2023

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Woodlawn Funeral Home
600 Pontiac Ave
Cranston, RI 02910

Prayer Service
November 20, 2023

11:00 AM
Woodlawn Funeral Home
600 Pontiac Ave
Cranston, RI 02910


St. Ann Cemetery, Rhode Island
73 Church Street
Cranston, RI 02920


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