Flora Belle Moore Kowalski



Swansboro- Flora Belle Kowalski, 92, passed away on June 5, 2018 at the Lower Cape Fear Hospice Center, Wilmington.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date followed by inurnment at Arlington National Cemetery Columbarium for both Flora Belle and Anthony Joseph Kowalski.
She managed the cafeteria at Swansboro Elementary School and also worked at the USO and that is where she met the love of her life while he was stationed at Bogue Field. During World War II she was one of the people who would stand guard keeping their eyes open for enemy ships approaching our shores.
She is survived by daughters, Nora Sue Durham and Deborah Ellen Wilson (Ellick); grandchildren, Devon Ward Hurst, Tyler Elizabeth Wilson, and Lauren Taylor Wilson; great granddaughter, Jessica Lee Harris and great grandson, Hayden Anthony Ligon.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Anthony Joseph Kowalski; brother, Jesse Thomas Moore; and parents, Captain Jesse and Nora Belle Moore.
Our deepfelt gratitude goes out to all our friends and care givers.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401.