87, Lititz, formerly of Portage, passed away August 15, 2017 at Penn Valley Village. Born February 8, 1930 in Portage, the daughter of Andrew and Justina (Matejcik) Ligda. Deceased family members include her parents, husband, Fred Stanchek; grandson, Joe Sibis, Jr; brother, John Ligda; and sister, Doris Etienne; Survived by children, Debra Paterson, Ebensburg; Cindi Stanchek, wife of Charles Gall, Manheim; and Pam Stanchek, Lititz. She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren, Tyler (Samantha Slease) Paterson; Jordan (Jaimie) Paterson; Justin, Lyndsay, and Zachary Gall; and, Joshua and Jason Sibis; and 1 great grandchild, Finley Paterson. Sister of, Mary Yetsko, Portage; Andrew Ligda, MI; and Margie Robine, MI; Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Formerly worked at Rosa Shoe factory, and Puritan Foundation. She enjoyed Crocheting, Bingo, Cooking, Gardening, and spending time with her family. Private family viewing is at 10 a.m., Friday, at the Serenko-Claar Funeral Home, PC, Portage.
Published on August 16, 2017