Ludwika Wąsowicz 1905-2014

Ludwika Wasowicz [Polish: Ludwika Wąsowicz] (1 May 1905 - 28 December 2014) was a Polish centenarian who was the oldest living person in Poland at the time of her death.


Ludwika Wasowicz was born in present-day Subcarpathia Voivodeship. She moved to Szczecin, West Pomerania Voivodeship in 1946. Reportedly, she worked hard throughout her life, firstly on a farm and later, after arrival to Szczecin, in a laundry, hospital, sanatorium and, eventually, on her own garden. She had four grandchildren and ten great grandchildren. At the time of her death, she was the oldest person in Poland following the passing of Józefa Bąk of Kielce. She died in Szczecin on 28 December 2014 at 109 years of age.


Poland's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Jadwiga Zolotucho • Anna Klim • Franciszek KarwowskiMarianna Smolarczyk • Ludwika Kosztyla • Michalina Wasilewska • Wanda Wierzchleyska • Marianna Misiewicz • Jozefa KarczewskaJozefa Stanislawa Szyda • Marianna Mroz • Aleksandra Dranka • Jozefa Bak • Ludwika Wasowicz • Jadwiga Mlynek • Jadwiga SzubartowiczTekla Juniewicz