|Birth: ||Jan. 3, 1924|
|Death: ||Jan. 20, 2009|
Published in the Observer-Reporter (Washington, PA) on Jan. 22, 2009:
Dorothy G. Vercek, 85, of Canonsburg died Tuesday, January 20, 2009.
She was born January 3, 1923 in Strabane, a daughter of John Sr. and Mary Riska Podboy.
Mrs. Vercek was a devoted homemaker, wife and mother.
She was a 1943 graduate of Trinity High School.
Mrs. Vercek spent most of her life in the Strabane and Canonsburg areas.
She was a member of SNPJ Lodge 138 and was assistant director with Circle 19 and Women's Auxiliary of Canonsburg General Hospital, volunteering in the snack shop.
Mrs. Vercek was a member of St. Patrick Church in Canonsburg and volunteered in the St. Patrick School library.
For more than thirty years, she enjoyed spending summers at Canadohta Lake with her husband, Joseph. She also enjoyed cooking and was an avid reader.
On September 15, 1946, in St. Patrick Church, she married Joseph R. Vercek, who passed away October 31, 2006.
Surviving are a daughter, Laura (Richard) Mitoch of Pittsburgh; a son, Joseph R. (Judy) Vercek of Orlando, Fla.; a brother, James Podboy of Canonsburg; and many nieces and nephews.
Deceased are two sisters, Frances Tomsic and Mary Chesnic; and six brothers, Joseph, John Jr., Frank, August, Paul and Carl Podboy.
At the request of the deceased, there will be no visitation. The family invites all to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Friday, January 23, in St. Patrick Church, Canonsburg. Please meet the family at the church by 9:50 a.m. Interment will follow in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Canonsburg. Donations can be made to St. Patrick Church in memory of the deceased. Arrangements are by Salandra Funeral Service Inc., Joseph P. Salandra, owner/supervisor, 304 West Pike St., Canonsburg.
John Podboy (1878 - 1960)
Mary Riska Podboy (1892 - 1929)
Joseph R. Vercek (1925 - 2006)*
Frances Podboy Tomsic (1907 - 1998)*
Joseph Podboy (1909 - 1909)*
Mary Podboy Chesnic (1910 - 1995)*
John Podboy (1912 - 1971)*
Frank Podboy (1914 - 1990)*
August Podboy (1916 - 2000)*
Paul P. Podboy (1919 - 2000)*
Carl D. Podboy (1921 - 2004)*
Dorothy G. Podboy Vercek (1924 - 2009)
James R. Podboy (1929 - 2009)*
Note: She was interred on Jan. 23, 2009.
Saint Patrick Cemetery
Plot: Gethsemane II Section, Lot J2, Grave 2
Created by: Patti Podboy
Record added: Jun 06, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38003068
Added by: Anonymous