Obituary for Grace Karwoski (Rodgers)
Grace V. (nee Rodgers) Karwoski -78 of Milmont Park peacefully entered eternal life on Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Taylor Hospice surrounded by her family.
Born in Philadelphia, Grace was the daughter of the late William Joseph and Grace (Sweeney) Rodgers. She graduated from Notre Dame High School, Moylan.
Grace worked for Riddle Memorial Hospital for over 35 years. First as an X-ray Technician and later in the file room dept. She was a devout and dedicated parishioner of Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church for over 65 years were she attended mass daily and participated in the Seniors group.
Grace was an avid Philadelphia sports fan, loved gardening and enjoyed sending cards and notes remembering everyone's special day or celebration.
Grace was predeceased by her sister Patricia Winiarski and brother William A. Rodgers.
She is survived by her children, daughter Lisa (John) Peterson of Peckville, son Robert J. (Shelly) Karwoski Jr. of Norristown, daughter Kathleen (Anthony) DiNunno of Bel Air, MD, daughter Joanne Cardelli of Upper Darby, and son William (Melissa) Karwoski of Roxborough. Grandchildren Beth, Christopher, Alexandra, Katrina, Stephen, Mark, Matthew, Elizabeth, Christine, Margaret and William, 5 great-grandchildren, and her loving nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, 208 Milmont Avenue, Milmont Park, PA 19033 for calling on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 from 9:30-10:45 AM. Funeral Mass 11AM. Burial immediately following mass at SS Peter and Paul Cemetery, Springfield, PA.
Memorial contributions can be made in memory of Grace to American Heart Assoc, 1617 John F. Kennedy Blvd Suite 700, Philadelphia, PA 19103.
Arrangements Kevin M. Lyons Funeral Service, Glenolden
On line condolences and memories may be made on www.lyonsfs.com