Emma V. Pozycki

Emma V. Pozycki, 84, R.D. Loretto, died Sunday at home.

She was born in R.D. Loretto, daughter of the late Victor and Freida Anna (Kuny) Frederick.

Surviving are a sister, Hilda Peterson (Robert) of Bowers Beach, Del.; a special niece, Victoria Glacken (Ed Kirsch) of R.D. Loretto; a great-nephew, Carl Glacken Jr. (Liz); a great-niece, Melissa Clapper (Greg); a great-great niece, Larissa Clapper; two great-great-nephews: Thomas Glacken and Blane Clapper; a special friend, Carl Glacken Sr.; and numerous other nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Francis “Snib” in 1998; and nine siblings: Victor, Freida Borland, Elsie Mancini, Albert, Hank, Eugene, Bertha Harvey, Louise Bosetti and Helena Frederick.

Emma worked at Cresson State School and Altoona Center and retired from the Ebensburg Center. Emma enjoyed her family and life on the farm.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 until the 8 p.m. funeral service Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, at Gibbons Funeral Home, Ashville, the Rev. John Bennett officiating.