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Irene Kanca Fronczak

Monessen, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 5 Dec 2010 (aged 85–86)
Matawan, Monmouth County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Sayreville, Middlesex County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 62712015 · View Source
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Birth year estimated based on Irene's age at date of death.

Per the 1930 US Census, Irene's parents were both born in Czechoslovakia.

Following published in Home News Tribune on December 7, 2010:


Irene Kanca Fronczak, 86, passed away Sunday, Dec. 5, 2010, at Madison Center, Matawan.

Born in Monessen, Pa., she had resided in Old Bridge, then South River for 29 years before moving to South Amboy in 1986.

Before her retirement in 1959, she was employed as a laboratory technician for E.R. Squibb, North Brunswick for 12 years and prior to that for E.I. Du Pont and Permacel.

Mrs. Fronczak was a communicant of Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, South Amboy.

She is predeceased by her parents, Michael and Elizabeth Kanca; her brother, Joseph Kanca; and her sisters, Margaret Gomolka, Elizabeth Samuel, and Helen Golla.

Surviving are her husband of 58 years, Andrew A. Fronczak, also of Madison Center; her sisters, Anna Mae Bacho and her husband John Jr. of South Amboy, and Evelyn Kreudl and her husband Joseph of South River; her brother-in-law, Laurence Samuel; her sister-in-law, Beryl Kanca; her nieces, Barbara Bottka, Sheran Applegate, and Lisa Kreudl; her nephews, John Bacho III, Robert Kanca, and Kenneth Kanca; her godson, Steven Kanca; and many great-nieces and great-nephews.

Calling hours will be from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 8 at the Carmen F. Spezzi Funeral Home, 15 Cherry Lane, Parlin. Funeral services will be held 8:45 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 9 from the funeral home, followed by a 9:30 a.m. mass at Sacred Heart R.C. Church, Parlin, with burial to follow at St. Stanislaus Kostka Cemetery, Sayreville.

The family wishes to thank the caring and dedicated staff members of Madison Center and the Home Side Hospice for their love and devotion to Irene.




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