Mary Ellen Mudzik, 64, of Wilkes-Barre, entered into eternal rest to be with the Lord on Wednesday at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. She passed away peacefully with family and friends at her side.
Born Aug. 15, 1948, in Hudson, she was a daughter of the late Catherine and Albert Frashefski.
Mary Ellen was a retiree of Luzerne County Community College, where she worked in the Office of the Registrar for 36 years.
A member of the Parish of St. Robert Bellarmine, Mary Ellen was a communicant at the Church of St. Aloysius, where she sang in the choir and made potato pancakes for the annual bazaar.
Her most precious times were those spent with her family, friends and puppies. She also enjoyed decorating her home and yard for every holiday. She adored time spent with her grandson and going out to eat with friends.
Her sister, Theresa Domanski, and brother Walter Frashefski, preceded her in death.
She will be greatly missed by her husband, Nicholas; sons, Jared and his wife, Eileen, and Scott, all of Wilkes-Barre; grandson, Nicholas; brother Raymond Frashefski, Florida; brother-in-law, John Domanski, Jenkins Township; nieces, nephews, other family and friends.
Celebration of Mary Ellen's life will be at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at McLaughlin's - The Family Funeral Service, 142 S. Washington St., Wilkes-Barre, with funeral Mass at 9:30 a.m. in the Church of St. Aloysius. Entombment will be in St. Mary's Mausoleum in Hanover Township. Visitation will be held at McLaughlin's from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday.
Memorial donations are preferred and may be made to the Building Fund of the Parish of St. Robert Bellarmine, 142 W. Division St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702.
Permanent messages and memories can be shared with Mary Ellen's family at www.celebrateherlife.com.
McLaughlin's - The Family Funeral Service
142 South Washington Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
Published in Times Leader on May 23, 2013