Louise Rzodkiewicz, 78, formerly of 100 Lincoln St., died Sunday, Aug. 14, 2011, at Warren Manor where she resided.
Born Oct. 19, 1932, in Ludlow, she was a daughter of John E. and Lilly Erickson Rzodkiewicz.
Before her retirement, Louise was a telephone operator for Bell of PA. She was a member of Telephone Pioneers of America, Ft. Pitt Chapter and the Ludlow Wildcat Red Hats.Â She belonged to St. Callistus Catholic Church.
Surviving are two brothers, Eugene (Grace) Rzodkiewicz of Wappingers Falls, N.Y. and John Rzodkiewicz ofÂ Ludlow; a nephew, Robert (Terri) Rzodkiewicz of Poughkeepsie, N.Y.; three nieces, Annemarie (Thomas) Franklin of Ramsey, N.J., Karen (Craig) Lawrence of Cos Cob, Conn., Jane (Robert) Toporoff of Littleton, Mass.; and several grandnieces and grandnephews.
She was preceded in death, in addition to her parents, by a brother, Paul Rzodkiewicz.
Friends will be received at St. Anthonyâ€™s Catholic Church in Sheffield on Thursday from 9-11 a.m. A Mass of Christian Burial, with the Rev. Philip Pinczewski officiating, will be celebrated at 11 a.m. following visitation.Â Burial will be at St. Callistus Cemetery.
The Cummings Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences can be expressed at www.cummingsfh.com.