Obituary of Aldona Ann Osieski
Aldona Ann Osieski a resident of Peckville passed away peacefully this week surrounded by her loving family. She was 90 years old.
Born and raised in Pittston she was the daughter of Michael and Anna Lavanavage. She attended Jenkins Township schools and was a graduate of the Pittston Hospital School of Nursing. She also studied at Marywood College and the Sloan Kettering Hospital in New York.
A registered nurse, she started out as a visiting nurse and then became a maternity nurse at Pittston Hospital. After moving to Peckville, she was one of the ﬁrst employees at Allied Services for the Handicapped where she worked for over 30 years. She cared deeply for her many patients and often visited them at their nursing homes even after they had left Allied.
A deeply religious woman, she was a member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Church Peckville where she attended daily Mass when she could.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Lou Ann and Robert Pirrall of Schwenskville, Pa and a son Robert Osieski of Delray Beach , Florida and Groton Long Point, Connecticut, a niece, Merry Susan Davis and ﬁve grandchildren, Tom and Anna Osieski, Matthew, Daniel, and Michael Pirrall.
She was pre-deceased by her husband of over 50 years, Thomas W Osieski, a Pennsylvania State Trooper, a son Thomas E. Osieski, and a sister Helen Davis.
She was an avid bowler and played in a number of leagues at Idle Hours Lanes. She also loved playing cards with her friends especially Pinochle and Bridge. She was also known for her elegant sense of style and fashionable clothes.
The funeral will be on Saturday with mass of Christian burial at 11 am at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Peckville. Interment will be private at the convenience of the family. Viewing hours will be held on Saturday from10 am until the time of the service at Sacred Heart Church. For directions or condolences visit the funeral home's website. In lieu of flowers donation may be made to Sacred Heart Church, 1101 Willow St. Peckville, PA 18452. Arrangements are under the care and direction of the James M. Margotta Funeral Home.