Mary T. Wroblewski, 62 of Aurora, died peacefully, March 24, 2023.
Mary was born February 17, 1961, the daughter of Aloysius and Janet Wroblewski. She earned her Bachelor’s in Mass Communications from Illinois State University and went onto earn her Master’s in Journalism from Northern Illinois University. Mary was a talented writer, editor and journalist, who was passionate about her craft. She loved music, especially U2 and Tom Petty, enjoyed cooking and sharing her homemade creations with others and was an avid, Chicago Cubs fan. She was a mother, daughter, sister, aunt, niece, cousin, and friend. Her vivacious and effervescent personality will be missed by all who knew her.
Mary is survived by her parents, Al and Janet Wroblewski, her daughters, Stephanie (Collin Moat) Rowitz, Jennifer (Dan) Bohyer and, by her siblings, Linda (Frank) Battisti, Susan Hailey and Alan (Ami Ligman) Wroblewski and also by her nieces and nephew, Rachel, Erica, Jacqueline, Natalie and David.
Visitation will be on Monday, April 10, 2023 from 12:00pm until the time of the 1:00pm Mass all at St. Mary Catholic Church-10307 Dundee-Huntley Rd., Huntley, IL.
For further information please contact the funeral home at 847-515-8772 or online condolences may be directed to www.defiorefuneral.com
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Stephanie, Jennifer and all of Mary's loved ones. I am saddened to learn of Mary's death. We have not been in touch for many years, but I always treasured her unparalleled energy. She was a wonderful journalist and a good friend for many years. The mention of U2 and Tom Petty certainly made me smile. May many warm memories comfort you all.
Oh my sweet friend I am so sorry!!! Many hugs and good vibes in the days to come. Thinking of you always. ❤️
Mary was vibrant, spunky,smart, talented and loved her family fiercely! I was blessed to be Mary's good friend for 9 years. She was a touch of sunshine to all she interacted with. Her infectious smile, laugh and her love of family and friends will be sorely missed. My sincere condolences to her mother and father, sisters, children, grandchildren, cousins and all that knew Mary.
Mary was the kindest person I have ever had the pleasure of working with. She was a beacon of light in the darkest of times at our old employer. I will miss getting together and chatting about our careers over restaurant dinners and drinks. A talented writer and creative person gone way too soon. Fly high with the angels Mary. I will miss talking to you and your great advice. ❤️