Ceil M. Christopher of Ledgedale died Wednesday morning at Julia Ribaudo Extended Care Center following an illness. Her husband was the late Edward W. Christopher who passed away in 1977.|
Born in Throop, daughter of the late Carl and Bertha Kasprak Romanowski, she was a member of the St. Thomas More/St. Mary's Parish Community where she was a member of the Altar and Rosary Society at St. Mary's Church. She was an original organizer of the Ledgedale Volunteer Fire Company's Ladies Auxillary.
Surviving are a son Richard and his wife Maria of Gilbert, AZ; a daughter Carol Gelesky of Lake Ariel; sisters Jesse Brutzman of Scranton and Dorothy Gerzywack of Hopewell, PA; grandchildren Jon David and Tricia; a great-granddaughter Alina; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by brothers Carl and Eugene "Femur" Romanowski; sisters Irene and Romanye.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday at 10 a.m. in St. Mary's Church 330 St. Mary's Church Rd. Lake Ariel.
Family will receive friends Tuesday from 9:30 am to 10 a.m. at the Church.
Cremation took place in the Lake Region Crematory at the James Wilson Funeral Home, Lake Ariel.
Memorial Contributions may be made to
262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, TN 38105 or at www.stjude.org.
To send the family an online condolence visit www.jameswilsonfuneralhome.com.
Published in Wayne Independent on Feb. 9, 2013