BOCZAR BETTY L.
Age 87, formerly of McKeesport, PA, died Sunday, February 9, 2014, at Wayne County Memorial Hospital in Honesdale, PA. Born November 30, 1926, in McKees Rocks, PA, a daughter of the late Leor and Mary Laffey Lyons. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John J. Boczar; brothers, Regis, Leor "Bud" and Bernard Lyons; and sister, Mary Idzakovich. She was a member of Corpus Christi Parish (former St. Pius V) in McKeesport and its Ladies of Charity. Surviving are her son, John J. (Deborah) Boczar of Greensboro, NC; daughter, Maureen (George) Detrick of Equinunk, PA; brother, Aaron (Carrie) Lyons of Albuquerque, NM; sisters-in-law, Aileen Lyons and Jeanne Lyons; also surviving are nieces and nephews. Friends will be received on Wednesday 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the JAYCOX- JAWORSKI FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2703 O'Neil Blvd., McKeesport, PA. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday at 10 a.m. in Corpus Christi Church with Fr. Edward S. Litavec as celebrant. Interment will follow in St. Mary's Polish Cemetery, White Oak, PA. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Betty's memory to the Corpus Christi Ladies of Charity, 2515 Versailles Avenue, McKeesport, PA 15132 and/or Meals on Wheels, 1406 Cornell Avenue, McKeesport, PA 15132. www.jaycox-jaworskifh.com
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