‹ Return to Current Obituaries
Send FlowersHand delivered by a local florist
Send a Sympathy Card
Plant Memorial Trees

Graveside Service

Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery
Thursday August 13th, 2020

View Details

Order Flowers now for guaranteed delivery before Joe's visitation.

Joe Pietrowski

Joseph “Joe” Anthony Pietrowski




Joseph “Joe” Anthony Pietrowski, 81, of 48 Stoney Street passed away Monday August 10, 2020, at Laurens County Hospital.


Born January 31, 1939, in Milan, WI he was a son of the late Alex and Florence Milkowski Pietrowski. He served in the USN for 20 years and retired as a MMCS, he was a Vietnam Veteran and a member of the VFW. He was formerly employed with Abbots Lab, Torrington, Greenwood Packing and owned and operated Pietrowski’s Dairy. Mr. Pietrowski was of the Catholic faith and he enjoyed playing golf and taking care of his yard.


He is survived by: wife of 55 years, Rebecca Ann Morley Pietrowski; children, Shawn Marie Pietrowski Brown and Joseph A. Pietrowski, II. (Jodi); grandchildren, Joshua Z. Brown (Holly), Rebecca E. Brown, and Jacob E. Pietrowski; and great grandsons, Sullivan M. Brown and Finch M. Brown. He was affectionately known as “Pappy” to all of his grands. He was also survived by  sisters, Florence Jahnke and Theresa Hackel (Howard); brothers, Donald Pietrowski (Caroline) and James Pietrowski (Sharon); and many nieces and nephews.


In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by brothers, Frank, George, and Alexander Pietrowski; sisters, Cecelia Kania, Marcelia Behrendt, Gladyce Kieffer, Mary Ann Maas; and his beloved dog, Josie


A graveside service will be held at 11:00 am, on Thursday, August 13, 2020, at Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery conducted by Rev. Ben Rumph with Military Honors.


The family will receive friends immediately following the graveside service.


Memorials may be made to Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 149 Mount Olive Church Road, Ware Shoals, SC 29692 or to Hospice of Laurens County, P.O. Box 178, Clinton, SC 29325.


Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.thekennedymortuary.com.

To plant memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Joe Pietrowski, please visit our flower store.


Dear Ann, Shawn, Joey and all,
We know it made you sad when God came to take Joe to his heavenly home. It was difficult for each of you to know you were losing Joe. Each of you loved
Joe just as he loved each of you. All of us will be at your side in spirit at the services. Our hearts are broken. We loved Joe, he was a part of all of us. May God. Less all of you and give you strength thru it all. Love from our hearts. , A Toody & U Howard.

Theresa &Howard Aug 11 2020 12:00 AM