Mary A. (Zanus) Yudinsky, age 95 of East Lloyd St., Shenandoah passed away peacefully Tuesday evening at the Shenandoah Senior Living Community.
Born in Shenandoah on May 11, 1919 she was the daughter of the late Simon and Mary (Kumetis) Zanus.
She was a 1939 graduate of the former J.W. Cooper High School, Shenandoah.
Mary was a garment worker for 51 years having retired from the former Shenan Dress Factory, Shenandoah.
She was a member of St. George’s Church, Shenandoah and the ILGWU.
She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
Preceding her in death in addition to her parents were her husband Leonard “Lenny” Yudinsky on October 13, 2008. Lenny was a retired bakery salesman and had also worked as a cemetery caretaker for St. George’s Church, Shenandoah. Mary was also preceded in death by one brother Joseph Zanus in 1985.
Surviving are her son, Robert C. Yudinsky and his wife Joyce (Smith) of Shenandoah; nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.
Prayer and scripture services will be held Saturday, 10:00 AM at Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, 132 S. Jardin St., Shenandoah. Rev. Msgr. Ronald C. Bocian, Pastor will officiate. Interment will follow in Our Lady of Fatima Cemetery, Shenandoah Heights.
Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home
on Saturday morning from 8:00 AM until 10:00 AM. There will be no calling hours Friday evening.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy can be made to Shenandoah Valley Scholarship Fund, c/o Robert Yudinsky, PR, 805 W. Centre St., Shenandoah, PA 17976 or the Hillside SPCA, PO Box 233, Pottsville, PA 17901.
Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, Shenandoah is in charge of the arrangements. To leave a condolence for the family, please scroll down.