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Frances Hajduk

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 @ 09:11 PM

Posted by Aly Delp

fran hajduk 001Frances Hajduk, 88, formerly of Venus, PA, died on Tuesday, November 20, 2018, at Oil City Healthcare and Rehab after suffering from dementia for many years.

Born January 9, 1930, in Oil City, PA, Frances was the daughter of the late Alex and Maria Biedrzycki Swacha.

Frances attended Assumption B.V.M. School and was a graduate of Oil City High School. She was married on July 18, 1948, in the Assumption B.V.M. Church to Frank S. “Tex” Hajduk and he preceded her in death on July 23, 2006.

Mrs. Hajduk had worked for the Card Factory in Reno for many years and later at Riverside Market where she worked in the bakery. She was a member of the Assumption B.V.M. Church.

Frances enjoyed sewing, bowling, walking, gardening, and playing cards.

She is survived by two children, Frank Hajduk and his wife Kathleen of Venus, and Anne Hajduk Dugan and her husband Charles of Venus; two grandchildren, Scott and Jenna Hajduk of Portland, Maine; and Matthew and Julie Hajduk of Alpharetta, GA; and two great-grandchildren, Lucas and Olivia.

In addition to her parents and husband, Frances was preceded in death by three brothers John, Frank, and Edward Swacha; a sister, Ann Leykauf, a half-sister, Genevieve Synowski; and half-brothers Alex Synowski and Joe Synowski.

Friends will be received from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 27, in the Reinsel Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday in the Funeral Home with Rev. Ian McElrath, Presiding. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery.

The family would like to thank the staff at Oil City Healthcare and Rehab and Kindred Hospice for their loving care.

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