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Grace J. Kozich

Grace J. Kozich Obituary

Grace J. Kozich, 95, and formerly of the Miners Mills section of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Friday afternoon, Nov. 20, 2020, at United Methodist Homes, Wesley Village Campus, Pittston.

Born in Plains Twp., she was the daughter of the late Frank and Agnes Fugashefski Frashefski.

Grace was a graduate of Plains Memorial High School, Class of 1942, and Wilkes-Barre Business College. She was employed as a secretary by Pressed Steel of Wilkes-Barre, until her retirement. She was a member of St. Mary's Byzantine Catholic Church, North Wilkes-Barre.

In addition to her family, some of Grace's greatest joys were mastering crossword puzzles, "Wheel of Fortune" and "Jeopardy," a Friday night pizza with a beer and cracking one-liner jokes.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Michael A. Kozich, on July 16, 1990; sister, Dorothy Cupp; and brothers, Edward and Clarence Frashefski.

Surviving are her daughter, Mary Beth Boyle and her husband, Hugh, Plains Twp.; son, Michael Kozich and his wife, Gail, Mountain Top; grandchildren, Alisa Scarantino and her husband Steve, Lauren Gardjulis and her husband, Joe, Ryan Boyle and his wife, Courtney, Ross Boyle and his wife, Kristia, and Michael Kozich and his wife, Christina; great-grandchildren, Brenden, Nicholas, Ryan, Brielle and Charlotte; with two additional great-grandchildren on the way, brother Richard Frashefski and his wife, Sandi, South Carolina; nieces and nephews.

Office of Christian Burial with Divine Liturgy will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Mary's Byzantine Catholic Church, 695 N. Main St., Wilkes-Barre, with the Rev. Michael Kerestes, pastor, officiating. Those attending the funeral Mass, please go directly to church Wednesday. Interment will be held in the parish cemetery, Dallas. Family and friends may call from 9 to 10 a.m. Wednesday in the church. Masks or face coverings are required at all times in the church and cemetery. Please practice social distancing when paying your respects.

Arrangements are entrusted to Corcoran Funeral Home Inc., 20 S. Main St., Plains Twp.

Grace's family would be honored if you would consider a donation in Grace's memory to Nemours Children's Hospital, Delaware,, www.nemours.cor/givingtonemours/make a gift.html. Please click on giving and make a gift to Child Life Department.

For information or to leave Grace's family a message of condolence, please visit www.corcoranfuneralhome.com.

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