Stella J. Mizikoski

Stella J. Mizikoski, 88, a longtime resident of Shickshinny, died Wednesday.

Born June 8, 1925, in Shickshinny, she was a daughter of the late Alexander and Martha Yustat Andrews.

Stella was a member of the Shickshinny High School, class of 1943.

Before retiring, she was involved in sales for Racusin's in Shickshinny for several years. Stella previously worked in the local garment industry.

Her husband, Stanley J. Mizikoski Sr., died Oct. 30, 2005. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Mary Hagenbaugh; and brothers Frank, Bruno, Walter and Charles Andrews, and Joseph Wisneski.

She will be greatly missed by her son, Stanley J. Mizikoski, and his wife, Lynn, Mountain Top; grandchildren, Shannon Mizikoski and her husband, Evan MacLusky, Carbondale, and Matthew Mizikoski, Dorrance; a great-granddaughter, Lena MacLusky; brother Edward Wisneski, Panama City, Fla.; and nieces and nephews.

Celebration of Stella's life with a memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Presbyterian Church of Mountain Top, 9 Chestnut St., Mountain Top.

Stella's family was assisted with arrangements by McLaughlin's – The Family Funeral Service.

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Published in Times Leader on July 18, 2013