Mae Hornick, 92, formerly of Washington Square Apartments and a longtime resident of Wilkes-Barre Township, died Thursday at St. Luke's Villa.
Born Mary Theresa Hebert on Feb. 7, 1921 in Wilkes-Barre Township, she was a daughter of the late Lawrence L. and Mary Snee Hebert.
Mae worked for Percy Brown's cafeteria and Hess and Goldsmith. Until retirement, Mae was employed in the activities department of Valley Crest Nursing Home.
Her husband, Daniel A. Hornick, died in 1981.
She will be greatly missed by her children, Kathleen Simpson Frantz and her husband, Carl Frantz, Silver Spring, Md., and Larry Simpson, Laurel Run; grandchildren, Colleen Kendle, Michelle Kirby, Carl Frantz and Ashley Simpson; great-grandchildren, Dylan and Ryan Kendle, Danny and Patrick Kirby, Justus Simpson and Jaiden Williams.
Celebration of Mae's life will be held Tuesday with a funeral Mass at 9:30 a.m. in the Church of St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception, 130 S. Washington St., Wilkes-Barre. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Township.
Arrangements by McLaughlin's – The Family Funeral Service. Permanent messages and memories can be shared with Mary's family at www.celebrateherlife.com.
Published in Times Leader on Mar. 15, 2013