ALFREDA L. POVLOCK FORMERLY OF GARY, IN Alfreda Lucille Povlock, 96, passed away February 5, 2014 at Rex Hospital in Raleigh, NC. Alfreda was born January 22, 1918 in Gary, Indiana to the late Victor and Janina Rzeplinski, and continued to reside in Gary until moving to Raleigh, North Carolina in 1999. In her more active years, Alfreda enjoyed singing in the St. Mark choir, reading, making crafts, doing word puzzles and spoiling her schnauzer, Skipper. Alfreda was preceded in death by her husband, Clement Povlock; three sisters: Helen Rzeplinski, Charlotte DeLatour, and Cecelia Rzeplinski; and two brothers: Edwin and Ray Replin. Survivors include her two sons: Robert (Sandra) Povlock of Raleigh, NC and Ronald (Debra) Povlock of Lawrenceburg, TN; grandchildren include: Scott Povlock, Kristy (William) Wheeler, Robert Povlock II, Katie Mashburn, Robert Povlock and Sarah Povlock; great grandchildren include: Billy, Haeli and Bristol Wheeler, and Kaiden Burke; as well as many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. Visitation will be Tuesday morning, February 11, 2014 at Ss. Peter & Paul Roman Catholic Church, 5885 Harrison Street, Merrillville, IN 46410 from 9:00 AM until the Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM with Fr. Roy T. Beeching officiating. Burial will take place at Calumet Park Cemetery in Merrillville, IN. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Alfredas name to the Dreams Campaign at her parish, Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 2718 Overbrook Drive, Raleigh, NC 27608. The family also wishes to express their appreciation to the local county fire and rescue personnel, as well as the staff at Rex Hospital for the love, care and concern shown to Alfreda. Geisen Funeral & Cremation Services in Merrillville, IN entrusted with arrangements. Sign guestbook or view directions at: www.GeisenFuneralHome.com 219-769-3322
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Published in The Times on Feb. 9, 2014