Mary Rapchinski

MARY RAPCHINSKI, 90, OF POTTSTOWN Mary "Baba" (Kazmirchuk) Rapchinski, 90, of Pottstown, wife of the late Anton J. Rapchinski Sr., passed away Saturday, March 29, 2014 at PMMC. Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Sidor and Agnes (Shatkum) (Kazmirchuk) Sawchuk. Mary worked at Pennhurst State Hospital for 12 years. She was a member of North End Fire Co., and Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Pottstown since 1929. Mary enjoyed baking and cooking for the church, watching the Phillies and playing Bingo with her friends. She never missed an opportunity to spend time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Surviving is her one son Anton J. Rapchinski, Jr.; two granddaughters Christine Davis wife of John, and Angela Reid wife of Sandon; and four great-grandchildren. Along with her husband and parents, Mary was predeceased by her grandson Michael Rapchinski, three brothers, and four sisters. A funeral liturgy will be celebrated Friday, April 4, 2014 at 12 p.m. at Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, 1236 Juniper St., Pottstown, PA 19464, with Fr. Jason Franchak officiating. Interment will follow at Holy Trinity Cemetery, Pottstown. Visitation will be held Friday from 11-11:45 a.m. at the church. Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 711 N. Franklin St., Pottstown, is in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Mary's memory at View obituaries or send condolences at

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Published in The Mercury on Apr. 2, 2014