Jadwiga Terpilowski

Jadwiga Terpilowski

AGE: 93 • Manville

Jadwiga Terpilowski, 93, died peacefully at home on Sunday February 24, 2013 with her loving family by her side. She was born in Niagryn, Poland the daughter of the late Waclaw and Anna Kunik. Mrs. Terpilowski was a resident of Manville, NJ for the past 62 years. She worked as a weaver for the Johns-Manville Corporation in Manville, NJ for 25 years before retiring. She was an active member of Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in Manville, NJ. Mrs. Terpilowski was a member of the Sacred Heart Rosary Society and the Manville Senior Citizens Organization. She was a past member of the Sacred Heart PTA and the Polish-American Home in Manville, NJ. Mrs. Terpilowski was loved by her family and friends and will be sadly missed.

She was predeceased by her first husband John Benesz and by her second husband Andrew Terpilowski. She was also predeceased by two brothers Michal Kunik and August Kunik. She is survived by her daughters Mary Marsicano of Manville, NJ, Zdzislawa Luckenbach and her husband Alfred of Ewing, NJ, her son Francis John Benesz and his wife Erma of Metuchen, NJ, her sisters Jozefa Szymanska of Poland, Wiktoria Bogajczyk of Poland and a brother Kazimierz Kunik of Australia. She is also survived by 7 grandchildren Barbara Marsicano, Patricia Perrino and her husband Salvatore, Paul Benesz and his wife Rita, Francis J. Benesz, Jr., Carolyn Chirico and her husband Thomas, George E. Snook III and his wife Keri, Lesley Anne Ferris and her husband Garrett and by 19 great grandchildren and 5 great-great grandchildren.

The viewing will be on Wednesday February 27, 2013 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM at the Ketusky Funeral Home, 1310 Brooks Blvd., Manville, NJ.(908)575-8512. The Funeral will be on Thursday February 28, 2013 8:15 AM from the Ketusky Funeral Home followed by a 9:00 AM Mass at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in Manville, NJ. Burial will follow at Sacred Heart Cemetery in Hillsborough, NJ. For additional information please visit our website at www.ketsuky.com.

Published in Courier News on Feb. 26, 2013