Veronica Trocha Kaczmarek "Carrie
A loving Mother, "Busia" and Great Grandma Veronica "Carrie" Trocha Kaczmarek, age 95, passed away peacefully at home Friday December 11th , 2009 with her loving family by her side.
A lifelong resident of Erie,County,PA,
she was born on June 6, 1914 ,
a daughter of the late Edward and Bertha Miczkowski Trocha. She was a saleswoman at Stanley Bros. Furniture and was also a member of its Board of Directors. She enjoyed traveling, floral arranging, playing cards, and most of all taking care of her family.
Veronica was preceded in death by her husband, Charles J. Kaczmarek;
her son, Charles J. Kaczmarek Jr.;
her son in law, John Bizzarro;
2 sisters, Louise Selleny .
and Helen Przybyszewski,
and a brother, Bernard Trocha,
Survivors include her daughters, Shirley Bizzarro .
and Judy Stanek, her husband, John.
Eleven grandchildren, John Bizzarro Jr. and his wife Carla, Carrie Pisano and her husband Mario,
Angie Bizzarro, Chuck Bizzarro and his wife Amy,
John Stanek Jr. and his wife Martha,
Jessica Reichert and her husband Scott,
Jerri Schertzer and her husband Craig, all of Erie,pa,
and Christine Kaczmarek,
Tony Kaczmarek, and Charles J. Kaczmarek III all of Houston, Texas,
and 12 great grandchildren,
and a sister in law, Mary Trocha.
We want to thank all of her caregivers that have shown so much love and dedication over the years. All of you have brought joy to her in your own special way. You will forever be in our hearts. Friends may call at Brugger Home for Funerals, 1595 West 38th at Greengarden, Monday 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services there Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. George Catholic Church at 10 a.m. Burial at Calvary Cemetery. Memorials can be made to St. George Church or Great Lakes Hospice, whom the family would like to honor for their caring dedication and guidance through this difficult time. Condolences at www.bruggerfuneralhomes.com
December 13, 2009 ,
St. George Church,"