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Cecilia "Ceil" Szimkunas

AGE: 86 • Wilmington

Cecilia "Ceil" Szimkunas passed away unexpectedly at St. Francis Hospital with her loving daughter and neighbor Rich at her side on Wednesday, June 22, 2016.

She was born to the late Peter and Agnes Pozniewski and raised in Riverside, NJ. Ceil graduated from Riverside HS. After raising a family, she worked at PNC Bank as an Administrative Assistant. Upon retiring, she was able to enjoy her garden, travel and most importantly, spend more time with her grandchildren. Ceil was a devoted Catholic who was cherished and loved by all who knew her.

Her husband of 20 years, John Anthony Szimkunas, died in 1973. Ceil is survived by her 2 daughters, Michele McCarthy (Patrick) of Winnetka, IL and Pamela Hartsky (Thomas) of Warwick, MD and 5 grandchildren, John and Caitlin McCarthy and Lauren, Thomas and Andrew Hartsky. Ceil is also preceded in death by 2 brothers, Walter and Joseph.

A visitation will be held on Monday, June 27, from 10 to 11:30 am, at Church of the Holy Child, 2500 Naamans Rd., Wilmington, DE, where a Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11:30 am. Burial is private.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Ceil's name to Catholic Charities,

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Published in The News Journal from June 25 to June 27, 2016
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