Virginia 'Ginny' M. Hiedacavage, 89, of Forty Fort, passed away Thursday, May 16, 2013, at Highland Manor Nursing Home in Exeter.
She was born in Missouri on Dec. 4, 1923, a daughter of the late James Henry and Mamie Ruth Funderburk Stone.
She was a member of St. Anthony's Church of St. Barbara's Parish, Exeter.
Prior to retirement from Leslie Fay, she worked in the garment industry and was a member of the International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Benjamin, in 1992.
Surviving are her sisters, Patricia, Dorothy and Joanne; cousins, Maryann Yorina and her husband, Edward, West Wyoming, and Debra Manganiello, West Pittston; friend, Ed Labar, Florida; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family extends special thanks to the staff at Highland Manor for the compassionate and exceptional care they gave to Ginny.
Funeral will be held at 9 a.m. Monday from the Bednarski Funeral Home, 168 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 am in St. Anthony's Church of St. Barbara's Parish, Exeter. Interment will be held in Chapel Lawn Cemetery, Dallas. Friends may call Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Blue Chip Farms Animal Refuge, 974 Lockville Road, Dallas, PA 18612-9468.
Joseph Bednarski Funeral Home
168 Wyoming Ave
Wyoming, PA 18644
Published in Times Leader on May 18, 2013