Daughters of Isabella Choose 2021 Daughter of the year
During the May meeting of the Daughters of Isabella Circle #254, Ms.
Beatina (Tina) Nowak was chosen as the 2021 Daughter of the Year.
Nowak will be honored at our June 8 Mother/Daughter/Honors Activity and meeting.
Nowak has been an active member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish for
many years. Her involvement includes helping to clean the church,
assist with coffee and donuts after mass, helping with funeral dinners,
and currently is a Eucharistic Minister.
As a member of Circle #254 of the Daughters of Isabella for the past 34
years, she has served as Banner Bearer, served on various committees,
serves as honorary pall bearers at funerals of deceased members, and
participates in the rosaries at the mortuaries.
Nowak volunteers at the ARC, attends bible studies, and is a Senior
Companion. A few of the things Nowak enjoys doing in her spare time is
going to volleyball, football, basketball, soccer, baseball, and fast
pitch activities that her grandchildren are involved with, as well as
other school activities. She belongs to a card club and participates in
adoration in the chapel two times each week.
Tina was married to Ted Nowak until he passed away after 40 years of
marriage. They have three children, Kristi, John, and Lisa. They had
seven grandchildren, two of these grandchildren passed away shortly
During the Mother/Daughter/Honors Activity on June 8, in addition to
honoring Tina, we will be honoring six 25-year members and two 50-year
members. These members will be awarded pins showing their years of
membership. The 25-year members to be honored are: Janice Arnold,
Mildred Klaus, Ruth Lang, Jean Rozell, DeAnn Schmidt and Patricia
Wolf. The 50-year members to be honored are Dianna Leiker and Mary Staab.