Martha A. “Marty” (Mehalick) Hysock, 87, of Shenandoah, passed away peacefully Wednesday at her residence with her family by her side.
Born in Oneida, June 1, 1929, she was a daughter of the late Andrew and Mary (Yurick) Mehalick.
She was a retired garment worker having worked in the local garment industry.
Martha was a member of St. Michael’s Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, Shenandoah, and the ILGWU.
She loved her family and pets. She especially enjoyed planning back yard picnics for her family and friends. She will be sadly missed. She also enjoyed crocheting and watching game shows and professional wrestling on television.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Hysock, Oct. 23, 1989; a son, John A. Hysock; a daughter, Joann Sluck.
Surviving are four daughters, Cheryl Hysock, Shenandoah, Patricia and her husband, Joseph Alshefski, Zion Grove, Mary Beth and her husband, Walter “Butchie” Barlow, Shenandoah, and Cynthia L. Kluchinsky, Shenandoah; a daughter-in-law, Rosemary Hysock Jefferson and her husband, Joseph Jefferson, Shenandoah; a sister, Irene Mehalick, Oneida; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews, cousins, dear friends, her female Pomeranian dog, “Maisie” and her male cat, “Rocky”.
A religious service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, 132 S. Jardin St., Shenandoah. Monsignor Myron Grabowsky, parish priest, will officiate. Interment will follow in St. Michael’s Ukrainian Greek Catholic Cemetery, Shenandoah Heights.
Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday.
Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, Shenandoah, is in charge of the arrangements.