N. KAWA was born in Camden, New Jersey on December 16, 1931 to Frances
and Nicholas Kawa.
family was living at 1035 Atlantic in 1940 and through at least 1947.
Francis Kawa served with the United States Navy during the Korean War.
He returned to Camden after his service was completed and by the end of
the decade was living at 1251 Jackson
Street. He later moved to Morton
Street, and when residency restrictions were lifted in the 1970, he
moved to Glendora, New Jersey.
was appointed to the Camden Fire Department on June 27, 1960
and reported for duty on July 1, 1960. Much of his career was spent with
Company 11 on
Street in Cramer Hill.
From August 9, 1965 through March 4, 1966 he worked with Engine
Company 9 at North
27th Street and Federal
Street in East Camden.
later moved to Clementon, New Jersey. He
died on February 14, 2004. He was survived by his wife, the former Mary
Camden Courier-Post -
February 17, 2004
72, a retired fireman for Camden City Fire Department, died Saturday,
February 14, 2004 at his home in Hilltop, NJ. He is survived by his wife
Mary (nee Langraf) and sister Irene Kwoka (Frank) of Runnemede and
several nieces and nephews. Frank was a Navy Veteran of the Korean
Conflict and a member of VFW POST 8714 of Glendora and AMERICAN LEGION
POST 281 Chews Landing. Services and interment will be private.
Donations in his name to St. Luke's Catholic Church, 55 Warwick Rd.,
Stratford, NJ 08084, in his name would be appreciated.
PREDPELSKI FUNERAL HOME 856-854-5454.
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