Elizabeth (Kornely) Miech
Date of Passing:
Miech, Elizabeth (Kornely), 89, formerly of Woodcrest Drive, Riverside, died peacefully on January 18, 2024 at Saint Elizabeth Home, East Greenwich surrounded by members of her loving family.
She was the beloved wife of the late Dr. Ralph P. Miech. They were married for 63 years.
Born in Milwaukee, WI, a daughter of the late Raymond and Elizabeth (Holsen) Kornely, she lived in Riverside since 1963.
Mrs. Miech was a graduate of Marquette University Class of 1956, and was a Teacher at Cass Street School, Milwaukee WI.
She was a communicant of St. Brendan Church and was a former member of the Women’s Rosary & Altar Society. Liz loved keeping up with her children, grandchildren and great granddaughters’ lives. She enjoyed her yearly winter vacations in Vermont and spending time with her family by a roaring fire and playing countless games of Tiles. She was an avid Boston Celtics fan, who watched every game. Her children fondly remember her listening ear, and daily love and care. Liz was known for her love of chocolate and a cupboard full of candy for her grandchildren. She loved her nieces and nephews like her own.
She is survived by her loving children, Susan C. Sweeney and her husband Bob of Seekonk, MA, Joseph R. Miech and his Fiance Michelle Giovino of South Kingston, John R. Miech and his wife Lori of Warwick, Thomas J. Miech and his wife Pam of Coventry and Karen M. Stoneman and her husband Chris of Jericho, VT; twelve grandchildren and five great granddaughters, with one more on the way. She was the sister of the late Sr. Mary SSSF, Lois Kreska, Rev. Benno S.J. and Carol Ehlenbach.
Our family would like to express our gratitude for the care provided to our mother, by the Staff at St. Elizabeth’s Home.
Her funeral will be held Thursday January 25, 2024 in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 9:15 a.m., with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Brendan Church, Turner Avenue, Riverside at 10:30 a.m. Graveside burial will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.
Calling hours are Wednesday 4-8 p.m. Flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions in Elizabeth’s memory to Priest of the Sacred Heart, P.O. Box 367, Hales Corner, WI, 53130-0367 would be deeply appreciated.