Loretta T. “Lottie” (Witek) Zeminski, formerly of South Jardin Street, Shenandoah, passed away peacefully Sunday evening on her 96th birthday at Shenandoah Senior Living Community with her family by her side.
Born in Shenandoah, June 4, 1921, she was a daughter of the late Casper and Albina Tokarcz Witek.
She was a member of Divine Mercy Parish, Shenandoah, formerly St. Casimir Church, where she was a member of the Rosary and Sacred Heart societies. She was also a member of the Greater Shenandoah Area Senior Citizens and Polish American Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary.
Lottie truly loved and enjoyed being with her family. She had a special bond with her only son, Michael. “Babci” treasured and lived for the time spent with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a woman of great faith and had a great devotion and love for the Blessed Mother.
Preceding her in death, in addition to her parents, were her husband, Michael C. Zeminski Sr., in 1988; three sisters, Mary Donovan, Anna Zaremba and Helen Kolavage; two brothers, Walter Wittic and Edward J. Wittic.
Surviving are her son, Michael C. Zeminski Jr. and his wife, Ursula, Morgantown; a granddaughter, Michelle Pryor and her husband, Rick, Spring City, with their children, Brad, Ryan and Rebecca; a grandson, Michael C. Zeminski III and his wife, Amy, West Chester, with their children, Caroline, Sarah and Michael; a sister, Charlotte DiCasimirro, New Boston; nieces, nephews and their families.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in St. Casimir Roman Catholic Church, 229 N. Jardin St., Shenandoah, the sacred worship site of Divine Mercy Parish. The Rev. Robert T. Finlan will officiate. Interment will follow in St. Casimir Cemetery, Shenandoah Heights. Relatives and friends may call from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Casimir Church.
Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, 132 S. Jardin St., Shenandoah, is in charge of arrangements.