Matilda “Tillie” Kucharyski

Matilda “Tillie” Kucharyski, 95, lifetime Superior resident, died January 28, 2020 at St. Luke’s Hospital with her family at her bedside.

Tillie was born in Superior in 1925 to Anthony and Anna (Polacik) Topak. She was united in marriage for fifty-five years to Robert Kucharyski before his passing in 2008. She was also preceded in death by her parents, three sisters, and one brother.

Tillie is survived by her children, Steven (Kris), Gary (Jackie), Mark, Glen (Debbie), and Dan (Cheryl); grandchildren, Carolyn, Stephanie, Catherine, Steven, Lindsay, Kalli, Josh, Jordan and Shelby; great-grandchildren, Madeline, Miriam, Maddox, Jaxton, Hendryx, Zayda, Eiler, Hannah, Camryn, Ramsey and Rory; also special visitors Frankie, Stella, Harry and Tug.

A private family service and gathering was held at Cathedral of Christ the King in Superior on July 23, 2020.

The family would like to express thanks and gratitude to Dr. Eric Hyun for his kindness and compassion, and to the caring staff at St. Luke’s Hospice.

Downs Funeral Home, 1617 N 19th Street, assisted the family with arrangements. To send an online condolence, please visit

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