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Marie Patricia Silkowski, 74, Columbia, KY (1944-2019)

Marie was a caretaker and loved serving others.

Marie Patricia Silkowski of Columbia, KY died June 27, 2019 at the Russell County Hospital in Russell Springs, KY. She was 74 years old.

Funeral services will be held at 11amCT on Monday, July 1, 2019 at the Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY, with Bro. Ralph Foster officiating. Burial will follow in the Haven Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will be on Sunday from 4pmCT until 8pmCT at the funeral home and continue on Monday morning until time for the service.

Born in Pen Argyl, PA she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Bernice Budge Mulrooney.

Mrs. Silkowski was a member of the Bloomington Chapel Brethren In Christ Church and formerly attended the Columbia Church of the Nazarene. Marie was a caretaker and loved serving others; she was faithful to the Wednesday night Bible study at Columbia Church of the Nazarene and feeding the children at the church.

Survivors include her husband Joseph Silkowski of Columbia, KY; two daughters Sharon Young of Somerset, KY and Jeannie Marie Moseley of Newport, NC; four grandchildren G. Young of Columbia and Michael Moseley (Amanda), Sean Moseley (Carol) and Heather Cooper (Joey) all of Moorehead, NC; ten great-grandchildren Garrett Moseley, Ashlynn Moseley, Hannah Moseley, John Freeman-Moseley, Kayla Freeman-Moseley, Lamar Teel, JJ Cooper, Aiden Cooper, Taylor Cooper and Bryson Luttrell; a sister Barbara Kavanagh of Linwood, PA and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two grandchildren Eryk Bell and Samantha Young and a brother Joseph Mulrooney.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made the Kosair Charities @ P.O. Box 37370 Louisville, KY 40233-7370.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Marie Patricia Silkowski, 74, Columbia, KY (1944-2019)

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