August 9, 2012
Margaret D. Petrick, 75, of Edwardsville, passed away Thursday, August 9, 2012 at ManorCare Health Services, Kingston.
Born October 31, 1936 in Hanover Township, she was a daughter of the late Anna Rasimovich Kasko.
Prior to retirement, she was employed as a seamstress by Downing Garments, a division of Leslie Fay Garment Industry. Margaret was a member of St. Robert Bellarmine Parish of Wilkes-Barre and was also a member of the ILGWU.
She was a dedicated member of the former St. Casimir's Church, Lyndwood, Hanover Township. She was an active member of St Casimir's Church Choir and Christian Mothers Society, as part of the ladies groups. She also greatly enjoyed volunteering at parish bazaars as a potato pancake cook. She was a dedicated Philadelphia Phillies fan, and her beloved cat, Daisy, was often found by her side.
She was preceded in death by her brothers, Stanley Klimchak and William Rasimovich.
Surviving are her sons, Albert A. Petrick and his wife, Patricia, Orlando, Fla.; William G. Petrick and his wife, Rosemarie, Wilmington, Del.; and James Petrick and his wife, Esther, Plymouth; grandchildren, Jesse Petrick and Lauren Petrick-Berger; brother, John Kasko, and his wife, Bonnie, Nanticoke; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Monday at 9 a.m. from the S.J. Grontkowski Funeral Home, 530 W. Main St., Plymouth, followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in St. Robert Bellarmine Parish, 143 Division St., Wilkes-Barre. Visitation hours will be held Sunday afternoon from 3 to 6 p.m.
Please visit www.sjgrontkowskifuneralhome.com for directions or to submit online condolences to Margaret's family.