YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Genevieve Eleonore Pawlyshn, 95, formerly of Youngstown, passed away on Thursday, February 6, 2020 at Heartland of Mentor Nursing Home.
She was born November 2, 1924 in Youngstown, a daughter of the late Antoni and Eleanor (Bochenek) Olbrych.
Genevieve was a parishioner of St. Stanislaus Kostka Church all her life. She was an Altar & Rosary Sodality Past President and member of the Infant Guild, CWV Post 1222 Ladies Auxiliary, and Polish Choir, as well as, active bingo and Pierogi worker.
Genevieve also volunteered at the Salvation Army for many years.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory, her children, Genevieve (husband, John) Naples of Greensboro, North Carolina, Theresa (husband, Seth) Marshall of Erie, Pennsylvania, Stephen (partner, Sarah) Pawlyshn of Shawnee, Kansas and Robert (wife, Tami) Pawlyshn of Mentor-on-the-Lake; her grandchildren, Alysha Naples (husband, Yonatan Munk), Danielle (husband, Kit) Cannon, Emily (husband, David Burke) Marshall, Robert Pawlyshn and Andie Pawlyshn; her stepgrandchild, Charlie; her sister, Wanda Tomko and her sister-in-law, Joann Olbrych.
Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Steve Pawlyshn, whom she married June 22, 1946 and who passed on March 9, 1999 and her siblings, George, Ed, and Joseph Olbrych and Ann Estok.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, February 10, 2020 at St. Stanislaus Kostka Church.
Family and friends may call one hour prior to the service, from 9:00 – 9:50 a.m. at the church on Monday, February 10.
Burial will take place at Calvary Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that material contributions be made to the Salvation Army on 1501 Glenwood Avenue, Youngstown, OH 44511 in her name
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