JoAnn Abraham
1931 - 2021-04-29
{ "" }
Share JoAnn's life story with friends and family
Send an Email
Or Copy this URL to Share
JoAnn (Kulick) Abraham, 90, of Virginia Beach, Va., formerly of New Kensington, died Thursday, April 29, 2021, in Bayside Health and Rehabilitation, Virginia Beach. She was born Jan. 22, 1931, in New Kensington, to the late Pete and Thelma Pilston Kulick, and was a lifelong resident of New Kensington until moving to Virginia Beach. Mrs. Abraham was a 1949 Ken High graduate and a lifelong member of St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church, New Kensington. She worked for Glocks Sporting Goods and for ALCOA. Her hobbies were cooking, baking, bingo, casinos and spending time with family and friends. She loved gambling, playing cards with her card club and lunches with friends. She also loved Syrian cooking and St. George Church. She is survived by her son, John D. (Cheri) Abraham, of Virginia Beach; granddaughter, Jensen Abraham; brother, Camillus (Betty) Kulick, of New Kensington; and numerous nieces, nephews and a big Abraham family. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Abraham, and brother, Donald P. Kulick. "Do better. I want everyone to be kinder, closer and more friendly. You cannot go back in time and make something better so we must Do Better" - JoAnn Abraham. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at THE RUSIEWICZ OF LOWER BURRELL FUNERAL HOME, 3124 Leechburg Road at Alder St. Masks and Covid guidelines are required. Funeral liturgy is at 11 a.m. Friday in St. George Church. Burial will follow in Greenwood Memorial Park, Lower Burrell. Trisagion services will be Thursday, May 6, at 7:30 p.m. in the funeral home. Memorials may be made to St. George Church, 1150 Leishman Ave., New Kensington, PA 15068.

To Plant Memorial Trees in memory, please visit our Sympathy Store.
Published in The Valley News Dispatch on May 4, 2021.
Memories & Condolences
Guest Book sponsored by Rusiewicz Funeral Home - Lower Burrell
Not sure what to say?
5 entries
May 8, 2021
Group of 10 Memorial Trees
Plant Memorial Trees
Sympathy Gift courtesy of
Daneene Monroe Rusnak
May 7, 2021
Group of 10 Memorial Trees
Plant Memorial Trees
Sympathy Gift courtesy of
The Reeds & The Freshwaters
May 6, 2021
With sympathy for John and his family. No one ever loves you quite like your mother.
Pete Schilling
May 5, 2021
Farewell Too Soon Bouquet
Send Flowers and Gifts
Sympathy Gift courtesy of
Love, Matt and Patty Raymond
May 3, 2021
Mrs. Abraham was the best neighbor. She was always so kind to us and our children. Her smiling face and encouraging words were always welcome. Such a sweet, beautiful woman. What a Christian example she set as a loving wife, mother, daughter, friend and neighbor. Enjoy Paradise. We love you.
Kim, Alexis and Aaron Claassen
Invite others to add memories
Share to let others add their own memories and condolences