Frances H. Chojnacki Mieczkowski Loving Mother, Grandmother, Great-Grandmother
Frances H. Chojnacki Mieczkowski, 86,
of Summit Township passed away on Saturday, March 14, 2009 at St. Vincent Health Center. She was born December 31, 1922, in Erie, daughter of the late Ignatius A. and Frances H. (Brzezinski) Chojnacki. She was a homemaker who enjoyed gardening, reading, needlework, knitting and crocheting. She was a member of All Saints Church and a former member of St. George's Parish. Besides her parents she was preceded In death by her husband, Joseph A. Mieczkowski in 1998, a brother, Edward Chojnacki, a sister Dorothy Miner, and a grandson John "J.J.” Greishaw. Survivors include three daughters, Carol Bohman of Erie, Patricia Matteson (husband Bill) of Corry, Pa., Barbara Englert of Erie and a son Joseph A. Mieczkowski, III (Wife Tammy) of Houston, Texas, a brother, John Donald Chojnacki (wife Ann) of Erie, a brother-in-law, Gale Miner of Waterford, Pa., a sister-in-law, Doris Chojnacki of Erie, a granddaughter Shelley Tomcho (husband Jamie) of Union City Pa., grandson Benjamin Bohman of Erie, a granddaughter, Rebecca Bohman of Erie. Also survived by four great-grandchildren, Dylan, Chyna, Emily, Ava, many nieces and nephews, and a special nephew James Chojnacki. Relatives and friends may call at the Edward J. Garr Funeral Home, 459 East 12th Street, Erie, PA 16503, Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A mass of Christian burial will be Monday, March 16, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. at All Saints Church, 11264 Route 97N, Waterford, PA 16441. Burial will be at Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers the family requests contributions to the Diabetes Association Of Erie County, 1128 State Street, Erie, PA 165011.
Erie Times-News on 3/15/2009
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