By: Paul S. Cilwa Viewed: 10/21/2017
Topics/Keywords: #Family #Geneaology Page Views: 1512
Stories and photos of my family, the Cilwas, both ancestors and descendants.
The Cilwa-Manion Family, 2006

Family is the most important thing to me, and I have been blessed with a family that is, to put it simply, so amazing that your own life will become better just for knowing about them.

Family sticks by you and loves you unconditionally. At least, mine does and has and I have done my best to do the same. In any case, below you will see sections devoted to each of my beloved children and grandchildren, as well as my Mom and sisters.

All entries are listed in reverse order of birth of the listee, with general get-togethers at the top.

Get-Togethers

By: Paul S. Cilwa Page Views: 964
All about the times my extended family has gotten together for some reason.

Family is largely about the wonderful times we've had in verious get-togethers throughout the years. Here are a number of such occasions (with photos, of course!).

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Dominic Rizzo

By: Paul S. Cilwa Occurred: 8/21/2016
Topics: #Dominic #Grandchildren Page Views: 699
All about my precious grandson, Dominic.

Who: Dominic Vincent Rizzo
Date and time: September 21, 2016 8:00 AM
Father: James Vincent Rizzo
Mother: Jennifer Ann Cilwa

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Gianna Rose Rizzo

By: Paul S. Cilwa Occurred: 9/9/2014
Topics: #Gianna #Grandchildren Page Views: 799
All about my precious granddaugther, Gianna.

Who: Gianna Rose Rizzo
Date and time: September 9, 2016 08:00 AM
Father: Jimmy Rizzo
Mother: Jennifer Ann Cilwa

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Maximos Cilwa Johnsson

By: Paul S. Cilwa Topics: #MaximosCilwaJohnsson Page Views: 1260
Photos of my grandson, Maximos Aiden Gisli Cilwa Johnsson.

Who: Maximos Aiden Gisli Cilwa Johnsson
Date and time: April 4, 2003
Father: John David Cilwa
Mother: The Witch Queen of Iceland (Eva Gunnarsdottir)

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Cailey Hope Kinder

By: Paul S. Cilwa Topics: #Cailey Page Views: 1110
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Who: Cailey Hope Kinder
Date and time: January 8, 2001 12:00 AM
Father: Frank Kinder
Mother: Dorothy Elizabeth Cilwa Kinder

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Zachary Morgan Cilwa-Rizzo

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Photos of my amazing grandson, Zachary.

Who: Zachary Morgan Rizzo
Date and time: May 22, 1999 12:17 AM
Father: James Vincent Rizzo
Mother: Jennifer Ann Cilwa

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John David Cilwa

By: Paul S. Cilwa Posted: 11/12/2016
Topics: #JohnDavidCilwa Page Views: 1017
A year-by-year look at the amazing young man who is my son.

Who: John David Cilwa
Date and time: November 12, 1976 3:00 PM
Father: Paul Sigmund Cilwa
Mother: Mary Ann Steinberg Cilwa

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Jennifer Ann Cilwa Rizzo

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A year-by-year look at the lovely young lady who is my youngest daughter.

Who: Jennifer Ann Cilwa Rizzo
Date and time: September 3, 1975 7:05 AM
Father: Paul Sigmund Cilwa
Mother: Mary Ann Steinberg Cilwa

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Karen Hope Cilwa-Simpson

By: Paul S. Cilwa Topics: #KarenHopeCilwa Page Views: 1141
All about my second-born daughter.

Who: Karen Hope Cilwa
Date and time: January 30, 1973 3:35 PM
Father: Paul Sigmund Cilwa
Mother: Mary Ann Steinberg Cilwa
Spouse: Robert Simpson, January 26, 2017

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Dorothy Elizabeth Cilwa Kinder

By: Paul S. Cilwa Topics: #DorothyElizabethCilwa Page Views: 1122
All about my first-born daughter.

Who: Dorothy Elizabeth Cilwa Kinder
Date and time: February 19, 1973 7:05 AM
Father: Paul Sigmund Cilwa
Mother: Mary Ann Steinberg Cilwa

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Dorothy Gene Cilwa

By: Paul S. Cilwa Topics: #DorothyGeneCilwa Page Views: 461
All about my late youngest sister.

Milestone: Birth
Who: Dorothy Gene Cilwa
Date and time: October 10, 1953
Father: Walter Sigimund Cilwa
Mother: Edna Mae (Brown) Cilwa

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Louise Alfreda Cilwa Mikan

By: Paul S. Cilwa Topics: #LouiseCilwa #LouiseMikan Page Views: 711
All about the younger of my two surviving sisters.

Milestone: Birth
Who: Louise Alfreda Cilwa
Date and time: October 10, 1953
Father: Walter Sigimund Cilwa
Mother: Edna Mae (Brown) Cilwa

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Mary Joan Cilwa Engel

By: Paul S. Cilwa Topics: #MaryJoanCilwaEngel #MaryJoanEngel Page Views: 528
All about the elder of my two surviving younger sisters.

Milestone: Birth
Who: Mary Joan Cilwa Engel
Date and time: June 18, 1952 7:05 PM
Father: Walter Sigimund Cilwa
Mother: Edna Mae (Brown) Cilwa

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Michael Manion

By: Paul S. Cilwa Topics: #MichaelManion Page Views: 1032
Photos and stories of my first husband.

One of the nicest things about being gay, is that most gay people, after having ended a relationship, remain friends, even close friends, after that end. Michael Manion was my second gay relationship, my first husband, and now, remains my dear friend and grandfather to our grandchildren.

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Mary A. Steinberg Cilwa (1948-2014)

By: Paul S. Cilwa Occurred: 9/27/1948
Topics: #MaryAnnCilwa #MaryAnnSteinberg Page Views: 745
All about my first spouse, Mary Ann Steinberg Cilwa.

My ex-wife and first spouse, Mary Ann Steinberg Cilwa, was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, on September 27, 1948, and died November 23, 2014.

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Edna Mae Brown Cilwa (1912-2005)

By: Paul S. Cilwa Occurred: 6/18/1912
Topics: #EdnaMaeBrownCilwa Page Views: 665
All about my Mom, Edna Mae Brown Cilwa, of Montclair and Bloomfield, New Jersey; Pawlett and Victory, Vermont; and St. Augustine, Florida.

My mother, Edna Mae Brown Cilwa, was born in Montclair, New Jersey, on June 18, 1912 and died March 11, 2006. In this section of my site you'll find her photographs, poems, and obituary.

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