- Local Guide
Agnes M. Grusky, 90, of Johnstown, formerly of New Alexandria, died Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012, at her residence.
She was born Aug. 17, 1921, in Glen Campbell, Pa., to the late Stanley and Mary (Charculla) Brink.
Agnes was a member of St. James Roman Catholic Church in New Alexandria and its Rosary Altar Society.Â She prayed the Rosary faithfully, and enjoyed country music, polkas, cards, and going to casinos and playing bingo.Â She will be sadly missed be her family and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George Grusky; a son, William Grusky; infant twins; two brothers, Stanley and William Brink; and two sisters, Mary Brink and Jean Puz.
Agnes is survived by a son, George A. Grusky, and his wife Susan, of Derry; four daughters, Georgann G. Carnevali, and her husband, Ron, of Johnstown, Jeannie M. Gillingham, of Delmont, Pa., Mary M. Aleandri, and her husband Vince, of Luxor, Pa., and Regina M. Shaffer, and her husband Dave, of New Alexandria, Pa.; one brother, John Brink, and his wife Rose, of Punxsutawney; one sister, Betty Kuhel, and her husband Ray, of Willowick, Ohio; 18 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17, 2012, at the John J. Lopatich Funeral Home, Inc., 601 Weldon Street, Latrobe, Pa..
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, in St. James Roman Catholic Church, New Alexandria, with Bishop-Elect Lawrence T. Persico, JCL, as celebrant.Â
Interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Punxsutawney.
To sign an online guest book, send condolences, or to view detailed obituary and funeral home information, please visit www.lopatich.com.