Niccola Bojanowski

Obituary of Niccola Bojanowski

Niccola Bojanowski (Nicci) died peacefully at home on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, one week after celebrating her 81st birthday.


Nicci was the beloved mother of Michael and David Bojanowski, who preceded her in death, Nina Cullen, of Ocean View, Delaware, and Leslie Collins of Houston, Texas. Nicci is survived by her two daughters, eleven grand-children, five great grand-children, and hundreds of music students.


Nicci was educated at The Peabody Conservatory and Stephens College. She both taught at and directed the Peabody Preparatory in Baltimore, Maryland, and spearheaded the expansion of the Elderhostel program in Maryland, D.C., and Delaware. Nicci is most remembered for the sweetness of her coffee, her love for her family, and her giftedness in music.


At Nicci’s request, there will be no funeral service.


Arrangements are in the care of Eastern Shore Cremation and Funeral Service, 504 Franklin Avenue, Berlin, MD 21811.  To send condolences to the family, please visit



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