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Loretta T. “Lottie” (Swies) Feeley

Loretta "Lottie" FeeleyLoretta T. “Lottie” (Swies) Feeley, age 92 of W. Cherry St., Shenandoah passed away peacefully early Tuesday morning at Shenandoah Senior Living Community with family by her side.

Born in Shenandoah on June 26, 1921 she was a daughter of the late Bartholomew and Tecla Swies.

Mrs. Feeley was a member of the Annunciation BVM Church, Shenandoah, the Polish Womens’ Alliance and AARP.

Lottie was devoted to and deeply cared for her large family.  She was an avid Penn State and Philadelphia Phillies and Eagles fan.

She was the last surviving member of twelve children.  Preceding her in death in addition to her parents were her husband, Thomas F. Feeley on September 1, 1986; a son, Thomas J. Feeley; her daughter and son-in-law, Patricia and Wally Seigel; six brothers and five sisters.

Surviving are three sons, Terry Feeley and Danny Feeley both of Etters, and Paul Feeley at home; two daughters, Mary Lou wife of Thomas Brown of Virginia Beach, VA and Eileen wife of William Farber of Mahanoy City; one daughter-in-law, Diane Feeley of Milldale, CT; nine grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services will be held Monday at 12:30 p.m. from Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, 132 S. Jardin St., Shenandoah.  Following, a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1:00 p.m. in Annunciation BVM Church, Shenandoah.  Rev. Msgr. Ronald C. Bocian, Pastor will officiate.  Interment will follow in Annunciation BVM Cemetery, Shenandoah Heights.

Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home Monday from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  There will be no calling hours Sunday evening.

Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, Shenandoah is in charge of the arrangements.

Loretta T. “Lottie” (Swies) Feeley Has 10 Condolences Posted:

  1. MaryBeth, Tom, Maddie, Thomas, Lydia says:

    Just a note to express our sadness of Nan’s passing. She was an amazing, strong lady. Her quiet confidence and her humor influenced all of us, not to mention her loving generosity. We are proud to be part of her family.

  2. Bob, Bobby and Ryan says:

    Nan, you were so good to us. We will miss your birthday cards.

  3. Walter, Anita, Emily, Walter Jr., & Abby says:

    Nan, you will be greatly missed! We are all so blessed to have you part of our lives for so long! We will always remember your smile and gratitude and your interest in our family. We loved when you came to visit us in Virginia. May you rest in peace! You will remain in our hearts forever!!!

  4. Dawn, Frank, Nicole and Sarah says:

    We love you Nana! We’re so glad we’ve been able to spend your birthdays with you over the last few years at our house each June … We’ll all miss you very much.. Rest in peace and say hello to dad for me…

  5. Timmy says:

    I love you Nannie, rest in peace

    Timmy

  6. Mary Trebon says:

    Thinking of you and your family, Mary Lou. Your mother must of been a great women because you are such a wonderful, kind, and loving person. We as children take leadership from our parents. May your mother rest in peace.

    Love you,

    Mary Trebon

  7. Anna Welikonich Lee says:

    Condolences to the family. Her daughter Patsy was a classmate and good friend of mine.

  8. Natalie, Tommy, and Matt Brown says:

    We love you Nan!!!! Even though we were far away you were always with us. Thanks for always remembering every birthday,confirmation, baptism, graduation, and wedding. We loved your visits and loved visiting you. Your house was always filled with great food and most importantly great love for everyone. God bless…

  9. bill anf scott farber says:

    We will miss you Nanny! You were the best!

    Billy and Scotty

  10. Bob Slatick says:

    Will be remembered fondly with reverence.