BA History ’64 alumnae pens her own perfect obituary

Monday, March 10, 2014

Remarkable woman pens her own perfect obituary

Halla Piekarski, a History grad from 1964, wrote an autobiography and also her own obituary. Storytelling is how Halla catalogued her life, made order of it and discerned what truly mattered. .

I think words are sacred things, not to be taken lightly. My obituary must be done right.  

- Halla Piekarski

Read the entire story published by the KW Record and the original article.