Agnes Wiktorek

Agnes Wiktorek, 28, formerly of Old Forge, died Saturday morning as a result of a car accident in New Britain, Conn., where she resided for the past three years.

Born in Scranton, daughter of Leon and Anna Kurpiewski Wiktorek, Old Forge, Agnes was a graduate of Old Forge High School, attended Luzerne County Community College and was a graduate of Kings College, where she received a bachelor's degree in criminal justice.

She was a member of Nativity of Our Lord Parish, Duryea, and was employed by Budney Corp., New Britain, and part time for Sears. She also assisted her father in the family deer-cutting butcher business.

Also surviving are a brother, Michael, Moosic; a sister, Lorianne Kukucka, Scranton; paternal grandmother, Boleslawa Wiktorek, Poland; aunts, Donna Borowski, Dupont; Hanna Marotta, Connecticut; and Teresa Kaliserwska, Poland; uncles, Andrew and Frank Kurpiewski, both of Old Forge; cousins; a niece and nephew.

The funeral will be Friday at 9 a.m. from the Palermo & Zawacki Funeral Home Inc., 409 N. Main St., Old Forge, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 in Holy Rosary Church, Duryea. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Old Forge.

Friends may call Thursday, 5 to 8 p.m.

Published in Scranton Times on Dec. 4, 2012