PIERSA - Virginia J. (nee Grzywa) April 3, 2013 on her 93rd birthday. Beloved wife of the late Edward J. Piersa, Sr.; dearest mother of Edward J. (Karen A.) Piersa, Jr., Karen (late Ted) Demblewski, Paul J. Piersa and the late James M. Piersa; grandmother of Mark (Lynn), Julie (Steve), Kristen (Brian), Sarah (Todd), Jonathan (Rebecca), Andrew (Stephanie), Amy (Scott), Daniel J. and Christopher J.; also survived by eight great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; daughter of the late Francis and Julia (Janik) Grzywa; sister of Theresa (late Chester) Sadowski and the late Francis Jr., Cecelia, Edwin, Jerome Grzywa and the late Melania Sadowski; sister-in-law of the late Bernice Zabinski and Robert Piersa; survived by nieces and nephews and cousin Sister Mary Mark Janik CSSF. Mass of Christian Burial in St. John Gualbert Church, 83 Gualbert Ave., corner of Doat, on Saturday at 10 AM. Please assemble at church. Family will be present at the MATTHEW C. OKONIEWSKI FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1168 Walden Ave., at Gualbert on Friday from 4-8 PM.