Claire T. Swieczkowski, nee Lawless, 88. Passed away January 7. 2017 at St. Benedict Center in Niles. Beloved wife of the late Bernard Swieczkowski. Loving mother of Barbara (Edward) Conway and Robert Swieczkowski. Proud grandmother of Patricia Conway, Catherine Conway, and Bridget Conway. Dear sister of the late Dorothy Lawless, the late Arthur Lawless, the late Robert Lawless and the late John Lawless. Fond aunt and cherished friend of many. In state, Wednesday, 10:00am at St. Juliana Church, 7201 N. Oketo, (at Touhy, six blocks west of Harlem Ave.) until time of funeral Mass, 11:00am. In lieu of flowers memorials may be sent to Friends of St. Benedict, 6930 W. Touhy Avenue, Niles, IL 60714, the nursing home which provided Claire with a loving home for her last two years.