Rose Pozniak

Rose Pozniak, North Scranton, died Wednesday at Commonwealth Hospice Unit in Regional Hospital of Scranton after an illness. She was the wife of John A. Pozniak, who died Sept. 28, 1994.

A lifelong resident of Scranton, daughter of the late Michael and Alexandria Otkala Swaha, she was a handler in the cutting room in the local textile industry before retirement. She was a member of Holy Rosary Church.

Surviving are two sons John, Severn, Md.; and Stephen, Scranton; a daughter, Stephanie Reese, Peckville; six grandchildren; three brothers, Michael, Montrose; Nicholas and Frank, Scranton; four sisters, Catherine Price, Scranton; Mary Klepaldo, Avoca; Stella Owens and Eleanor Hollingsworth, Scranton; nieces and nephews.

Private services will be at the convenience of the family. Interment, St. Stanislaus R.C. Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the care of the Bomberger- Lesko Funeral Home Inc., 1660 N. Main Ave., Scranton.

Published in Scranton Times on Mar. 7, 2013