Obituaries » Stella Kacmarski
November 14, 2020
November 14, 2020
Stella Kacmarski, 95, of the Rolling Mill Hill Section of Wilkes-Barre, peacefully left this earth on Saturday morning, November 14, 2020 at the Meadows Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Dallas.
She was born in Wilkes-Barre a daughter of the late Benjamin and Anna Tomko Pendock. Stella attended Marymount Parochial School and she was a graduate of Meyers High School. She spent her working years in the local garment industry, working at various dress shops near her home.
Stella was a member of Our Lady of Hope Parish in Wilkes-Barre. She liked her polkas, whether it was dancing them or watching others on TV.
Stella was a loving grandmother, who was always more than happy to watch her granddaughter, Allyson, when she was young and was extremely proud of her accomplishments as an Attorney.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Tony, who passed away on March 21, 1970. She was also preceded in death by her brothers, Chester and Edmund Pendock and by her sisters, Emily Pendock and Mary Evans.
Stella is survived by her son, Michael Kacmarski and his wife, Eileen, Mountain Top; granddaughter, Attorney Allyson Kacmarski; nephew, Edmund Pendock and his wife, Rochelle, Wilkes-Barre, niece, Ann Marie Fowler and her husband, Jack, Dallas and nephew, Eugene Evans, White Haven.
The family would like to extend their appreciation to the entire staff at the Meadows Nursing Center, who always did their best to make Stella’s stay there as enjoyable and comfortable as possible. They were so very kind.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday at 10 am in Our Lady of Hope Parish, 40 Park Avenue, Wilkes-Barre. Interment will be in the parish cemetery, West Wyoming.
Family and friends may call at the church on Saturday from 9 – 10 am.
Those attending the visitation and service are required to wear a mask and abide by state social distancing requirements.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in the name of BeBe Kacmarski to the Hazleton Animal Shelter, 101 N. Poplar Street, Hazleton, PA 18201. Stella was always such a great babysitter to all of the Kacmarski dogs.
Condolences may be sent by visiting Stella’s obituary at www.natandgawlas.com.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Avenue, Wilkes-Barre.