Holowecky, Frances


Frances M. Holowecky

Photo of Frances HolowcekyFrances M. Holowecky, 92, of Osceola Mills, PA dies on Friday, October 17, 2014 at Penn Highlands in DuBois, PA.

Born on February 3, 1922 in Houtzdale, PA, she was the daughter of the late Michael & Julia (Oczcipka) Dombrosky.  She married Merle Holowecky on October 5, 1941 in Ashville, PA; he preceded her in death on July 11, 1990.

Mrs. Holowecky was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Osceola Mills, PA.  She was a homemaker and attended Houtzdale Schools.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by: two sons, Robert and Eugene Holowecky; four sisters; and four brothers.

Mrs. Holowecky is survived by: tw0 daughters, Carol Stewart of Osceola Mills, PA and Judith Kay Mealey & her husband Gerald of Huntingdon, PA; two grandchildren, Allen Holowecky & his wife Beth of Naples, FL and Christine  Bowen & her husband Chad of Chester, VA; two great-grandchildren, James Kirk and Mallory Bowen; and a daughter-in-law, Nancy Holowecky of Philipsburg, PA.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Osceola Mills, PA, with Rev. Father Robert Horgas officiating.  Burial will be at St. Mary’s Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery in Ramey, PA.

Visitation will be Monday, October 20, 2014 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Heath Funeral Home in Osceola Mills, PA.

The Rosary will be recited on Monday at 7:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

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