Catherine Mary Fedorchak Sowers
Last updated 7/12/2007 at Noon
Catherine Mary Fedorchak Sowers, a longtime resident of Redlands, CA, died following a brief illness on June 28 in Fallbrook, CA. She was 88.
One of five sisters born to the Gromala family, originally of Lodz, Poland, she was born on November 23, 1918, in Chicago, IL, and grew up in Hobart, IN, where she attended school and later met and married John Fedorchak in 1937. She moved with him and their two young sons, Raymond and Franklin Joseph “Joe,” first to Phoenix for her husband’s health and then to California in 1948, settling in Redlands.
With her sister, Josephine “Josie” Ka...