Regina L. Boczek
Regina L. Boczek, 85, of Waltonville and formerly of
Du Bois passed away 10:28 p.m. Feb. 1, 2005, at
St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon.
Mrs. Boczek was a garment inspector for 30 years,
working at Forrest City, Country Set and Bridal Originals.
She was a member of St. Charles Catholic Church in Du Bois,
St. Theresa Sodality, Du Bois Quilting Club and AARP.
She was born Aug. 31, 1919, in Tamaroa, a daughter of
Joseph and Lucy (Suchomski) Kruski. She married Walter C. Boczek
Oct. 3, 1938, in Du Bois; he preceded her in death Feb. 22, 1979.
She is survived by four daughters, Rose Marie Berger and husband
George E. of Ashley, Josephine McCowen and husband Donald Ray of
Waltonville, Margaret Kujawa and husband Daniel F. of Du Bois and
Carolyn Niedbalski and husband Ed Niedbalski Jr. of Du Bois;
17 grandchildren; and 18 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a son,
Bernard Boczek; four brothers; and three sisters.
Mass of Christian burial will be at 11:00 a.m. Saturday at
St. Charles Catholic Church in Du Bois, with Monsignor Melvin
Vandeloo officiating. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m.
Friday at Searby Funeral Home in Tamaroa. Rosary will be
prayed 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Interment will be in
St. Charles Cemetery in Du Bois. Friends may make memorials to
the St. Charles Church Building Renovation Fund or to
St. Charles Cemetery and they will be accepted at the funeral home.
For more information you may contact Searby Funeral Home at 542-2044.
February 4, 2005
Mt. Vernon Register News
Submitted by: Kiowana Hayes Ferguson