Eleanor D. Adasczik, 90, died Sunday morning at Abington Manor, Clarks Summit, where she had resided. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 45 years, Charles B. Adasczik, on Jan. 25, 1990.
Born in Glen Lyon on July 19, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Peter and Helen Turek. After settling in Clark, N.J., with her husband, Eleanor raised her loving family of four children. After retiring, both she and her husband resided in Greentown while spending much of their time in Cape Coral, Fla., where she was an active volunteer with the Kiwanis International Club. An artist who enjoyed oil painting, she also loved to garden, knit and crochet. She was a member of St. Patrick's Church, West Scranton. A family-oriented woman who adored her grandchildren, she will be dearly missed by all who loved her.
Surviving are three daughters, Rosemary Purcell and husband, Jack, Scranton; Suzanne Gavarny, Laconia, N.H.; and Christine Adasczik, Moscow; a sister, Anna Lange, Three Oaks, Mich.; a sister-in-law, Anne Adasczik, Scranton; seven grandchildren; four great-granddaughters; many nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by a son, Charles Adasczik II; and siblings, Peter and Leonard Turek, Florence Cimini and Helen Buch.
Her family would like to express gratitude to Dr. Robert Kaville and the staffs of Allied Terrace and especially Abington Manor for the care and compassion given to Eleanor and her family.
The funeral will be Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. from the Kevin K. Kearney Funeral Home Inc., 125 N. Main Ave., Scranton, with Mass of Christian Burial at 1 in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Chapel, 1605 Oram St., Scranton. Interment, Queen of Peace Cemetery, Hawley.
Relatives and friends may pay their respects Wednesday from 11 a.m. until services at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the
, 613 Baltimore Drive, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 18701. Visit www.KearneyFuneralHome.com
for directions or to leave an online condolence.