Kathryn Marie (Shanechuck) Pacanowski, 87, Burlington, N.C., formerly of Tipton, passed away Tuesday at the Hospice Home in Burlington after a short illness.
She was born in Colver, daughter of the late Ignaz and Anna (Zedacka) Shanechuck. She married Edward Charles Pacanowski on Sept. 28, 1946, in Ramey, and he died March 28, 1990.
Surviving are a daughter, Rose Ann Bobak and husband, Paul, of Burlington, N.C.; and three grandsons: Paul II, Zachary and Peter Bobak.
She was preceded in death by four sisters and two brothers.
Kathryn was a 1944 graduate of Bigler Township High School and retired as a housekeeper from Epworth Manor, Tyrone. She was a member of St. Matthew Catholic Church, Tyrone.
Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at Feller Memorial Home, Tyrone. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at noon Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, at St. Matthew Church, Father Jozef Kovacik as celebrant. Interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Alamance-Caswell, 918 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington, NC 27215.