Rose Marie Hvizdzak

Rose Marie Hvizdzak, 80, of 575 High Street, Bradford, passed away Friday, September 11, 2020 at Bradford Ecumenical Home.

Born October 26, 1939 in Bradford she was a daughter of the late Nate and Margaret (Perrine) Frederico. She was a 1957 graduate of Bradford High School.,

On September 27, 1958 in St. Bernard Church she married Peter J. Hvizdzak Sr., who died December 10, 1997.

Rose had been employed at Corning Glass, Case Cutlery, and worked at the Bradford Area School District for 10 years before she retired.

She was a member of St. Bernard Church, and volunteered at the Friendship Table, and Care for Children. She enjoyed cooking for family but her greatest joy in life was spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

Surviving is one daughter, Marcia Ann (Rick) Morrison, of Bradford, one son, Peter J. (Cindi) Hvizdzak Jr., of Bradford, five grandchildren, Michael McLanahan, Sean (Chelsea)  Hvizdzak, Shane Hvizdzak, Susan Morrison, and Emily Morrison, one great grandson Kian Hvizdzak, and several nieces and nephews.

Rose was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Pete of 40 years, one brother, Joseph Nate Frederico, three sisters, Betty DeLucia, Clara Lama, and Maryann Cercone.

Friends are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial at 1:00 pm Tuesday, September 15, 2020 in St. Bernard Church, with Rev. Raymond Gramata, Pastor, as Celebrant. Committal services and burial will follow in St. Bernard Cemetery.

Memorial contributions if desired may be made to Ashley Booth Griffin Care for Children, PO Box 616, Bradford, PA 16701, or Bradford Little Theater, P.O. Box 255, Bradford PA 16701.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.hollenbeckcahill.com

 

HOLLENBECK-CAHILL Funeral Home

33 South Avenue • Bradford, PA 16701

All Condolences -

I am so hear to hear of Rosie''s passing. She was one of the very nicest persons that I have ever had the pleasure of knowing. She will be missed by many.
— BRian Vecellio

I have many fond memories of your lovely mother. She holds a special place in my heart.
— Julie C (Burdick) First-Williams

I knew Rosie from Case Cutlery. A wonderful lady. So sorry to hear. Sending our thoughts and prayers.
— Cheryl, Andy and Haley Smith

Dear Marcia and family, Please accept my sincere sympathy in your loss of your mother. She was such a lovely woman and so kind. Sending peace and love to you all.
— Betsy Costello

So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers for your family.
— Kathy Masisak

So sorry for you loss. Sending prayers to all family and friends.
— Cheryl Lapallo

Condolences

  • I am so hear to hear of Rosie''s passing. She was one of the very nicest persons that I have ever had the pleasure of knowing. She will be missed by many.

    — BRian Vecellio
  • I have many fond memories of your lovely mother. She holds a special place in my heart.

    — Julie C (Burdick) First-Williams
  • I knew Rosie from Case Cutlery. A wonderful lady. So sorry to hear. Sending our thoughts and prayers.

    — Cheryl, Andy and Haley Smith
  • Dear Marcia and family, Please accept my sincere sympathy in your loss of your mother. She was such a lovely woman and so kind. Sending peace and love to you all.

    — Betsy Costello
  • So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers for your family.

    — Kathy Masisak