Margaret "Marge" A. Pinczewski, 88 passed away peacefully at home on Monday May 1, 2023.
Born in Erie, PA on August 11, 1934 the daughter of the late Stanley and Hedwig Podgorny Pinczewski. Marge was a woman of of strong faith, attending Holy Trinity grade school and Villa Maria Academy High School, where she made many lasting friendships. She continued to attend regular church functions into her adult life and participated in the organizing of many class reunions for both both Holy Trinity and Villa.
After high school graduation she worked at Firch/Stroehmann Baking for 39 years. She held several different positions over the years and was respected by her many co-workers in all of them. She made a great many friends in her time there. Marge also worked at Warner Coin and GECAC.
Marge loved to travel, taking trips to Hawaii and Germany. As well as trips to Arizona, California, Florida, Michigan, Illinois, and many trips to Buffalo and Pittsburgh to visit with family. Spending time with family and friends was something that brought a great deal of happiness to Marge.
Marge was a lifelong Cleveland Indians fan, she often spoke of taking bus trips as a child with her father and her brother to see the Indians play. As she spoke you could tell what fond memories these were for her. She was an accomplished bowler and golfer. She bowled in many ladies' leagues in the City of Erie, and participated in the Pennsylvania State Bowling Tournament as well as the City of Erie Bowling Tournament for many years, always "placing in the money." Marge golfed in several golf leagues, she excelled at the sport. She was in many Siebenbuerger Club Ladies Jamboree Tournaments always finishing in the top ten
Marge loved all animals especially her cat Whiskers. She missed her cat terribly and spoke of her often.
Marge was preceded in death by her brother Arthur E. Pinczewski.
She is survived by her sister-in-law Valerie Pinczewski who took wonderful care of her over the years, nieces Ann (Scott) McLaughlin, Amy (Gerry) Vandemerwe, great nephews Corey McLaughlin, Bradley (Jessica) McLaughlin, Tyler, Joseph and Kyle Vandemerwe and extended family Michael and April Moskalczyk.
The family would like to thank Cathy Rizzo for taking exceptional and loving care of Marge.
Friends may call at Holy Trinity Church East 22nd & Reed Streets on Saturday May 6, from 9AM until the time of the Funeral Mass there at 10AM.
Private burial will be in Trinity Cemetery..
In lieu of flowers please make donations in Marge's name to any of the following:
The Erie Humane Society
The ANNA Shelter
Holy Trinity Church.
The Carl A. Slomski & Son Funeral Home Inc. 2101 Ash St. is handling arrangements.
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