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Theresa A. Gow


Theresa A. Gow, 97, of Huntley, IL formerly of Stevens Point passed away Thursday, September 1, 2011.

She was born April 7, 1914 in Stevens Point, the daughter of Julian and Anna (Przbilski) Buza. On June 16, 1934 in Chicago she married James W. Gow. They lived in Chicago for many years where they raised their family. She was a member of St. Angela Catholic Church in Chicago and the Altar and Rosary Society. In 1980 they moved to Stevens Point where they enjoyed their retirement. She was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church, St Peter Rosary Society and the Ladies Club there.

She is survived by her son George (Patricia) Gow of Huntley, her grandchildren; James (Sue) Elsner Gow of Sycamore, IL, Judith Landorf of Sharon, WI, Joseph (Deborah) Gow of Huntley, and Lisa Urban of Huntley, 13 Great Grandchildren and 6 Great Great Grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Jim on April 1, 2001 and her brothers John Phillip Buza and Edmond Buza.

Mass of Christian Burial is celebrated 10:30AM Friday September 9, 2011 at St. Peter Catholic Church 800 4th Ave., Stevens Point with Fr. John Gow officiating. Burial will follow in the Guardian Angel Cemetery. Visitation from 9:00AM until time of service in the St. Faustina Room at the Church. St. Peter Rosary Society will pray the rosary at 10:00AM Friday.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in her name may be directed to the church.

The Pisarski-Dzikoski Funeral Home Stevens Point is assisting the family, for information 715-344-4595. Online Condolences please visit

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