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Irene B. Shemanski

Sunday, September 27, 1931Friday, September 15, 2017

Irene B. Shemanski, 85, a resident of Wilkes-Barre Township, passed into eternal life on Friday afternoon, September 15, 2017, at Celtic Healthcare Hospice, Inpatient Unit at Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre.

Her beloved husband was the late Ralph M. Shemanski, who passed away on March 31, 1999.

Born on September 27, 1931, in Sugar Notch, Irene was the youngest of 10 children born to the late Adam and Frances (Goser) Ormanowski.

Raised in Sugar Notch, Irene was the valedictorian of her graduating class at the former Sugar Notch High School.

A faithful Catholic, Irene was a longtime member of the former Saint Joseph’s Monastery Church, Wilkes-Barre Township.

Irene is survived by her daughter, Cindy Mihoch, Forty Fort; and her granddaughter, Hilary Mihoch, Wyoming, and her fiancé, Josh Koslosky.

Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral which will be conducted on Tuesday, September 19, 2017, at 8:45 AM from the Wroblewski Funeral Home, Inc., 1442 Wyoming Avenue, Forty Fort, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 9:30 AM in All Saints Roman Catholic Parish, 66 Willow Street, Plymouth, with the Reverend Jacek J. Bialkowski, Pastor, officiating.

Interment with the Rite of Committal will follow in Saint Adalbert’s Roman Catholic Cemetery, Glen Lyon.

Family and Friends are invited to call on Monday, September 18, 2017, from 5:00 to 7:00 PM, at the funeral home.

The family has kindly asked that flowers be omitted. Memorial contributions may be made in Irene’s memory to a charity of the donor’s choice.

For additional information or to send Mrs. Shemanski’s family an online message of condolence, you may visit the funeral home web-site www.wroblewskifuneralhome.com. 

Service Date
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 9:30am
Services

A viewing for Irene will be held on Monday, September 18, 2017, from 5:00 to 7:00 PM, at the Wroblewski Funeral Home, Inc., 1442 Wyoming Avenue, Forty Fort.

The funeral service will begin on Tuesday morning, September 19, 2017, at 8:45 AM at the funeral home. Those relatives and friends who will be joining in the funeral procession are asked to assemble at the funeral home between 8:15 and 8:30 AM on Tuesday morning.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 AM in All Saints R.C. Parish, 66 Willlow Street, Plymouth, with the Reverend Jacek J. Bialkowski, Pastor, officiating.

Interment with the Rite of Committal will follow in the Saint Adalbert’s Roman Catholic Cemetery, Glen Lyon.

Cemetery

Saint Adalbert's R.C. Cemetery, Glen Lyon | View Map

Location

Wroblewski Funeral Home | View Map

Church

All Saints Roman Catholic Parish | View Map

Condolences

Memory eternal! (Bill Tigue - Georgetown- 1950s)
Dear Cindy , So sorry for your loss . Will always remember your Mom being so nice during our childhood at St Joe's. My Mom always told me when they talked over the years . She died at age 85 too in 2007 . It is very sad to loose your Morher .I think of my Mom every day . Take Care , Cindi Honnis
Cindy and Hillary, I am so sorry for your loss. Please know my you are in my thoughts and prayers as you go through this difficult time. The deep faith that you have will help you through. Barb Dellario
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Just a heartfelt thank you for your sincere care and kindness in helping us journey our Wife, Mom, and Grandmother home to the Lord. You made a difficult time much easier.