Regina C. Skura, 96, Lilly, passed away Saturday at home.
She was born in Lilly, daughter of the late Stanley and Anna (Yurchik) Guzik. She was preceded in death by her husband, John J. Skura, who passed away on Oct. 22, 2002; sons-in-law, James Repko and Richard Secriskey; a daughter-in-law, Shirley Skura; a grandson, Ryan Repko; brothers, Frank, Joseph, Nick and Bill; and sisters: Mary Stossel, Sophie Prebola, Stella Veedock and Lou Nitch. She was the last survivor of immediate family.
She was the loving mother of John of Cresson, Stanley and Delores, Donna and Joe Panek, all of Lilly, Paulette and Paul Bart of Cresson and Connie Secriskey of Lilly. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Our lives will never be the same without our precious mother, but we are comforted knowing she is now in God's care.
Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Thomas F. Cloherty Funeral Home, Lilly, where a vigil for the deceased will be held. A Funeral mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of The Alleghenies Chapel by Msgr. John R. Sasway, Celebrant. Committal will be at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cemetery, Lilly.