Marguerite Bombaski

Marguerite Bombaski, 71, of Blossburg, surrounded by her family, went to be with the Lord, Friday, Nov. 3, 2017.

Born Nov. 6, 1945, in Wellsboro, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Marguerite Tormey Dwyer.

On Aug. 10, 1963, Marguerite married Stanley Bombaski Jr.; they celebrated 40 years of marriage until his passing on May 30, 2004.

Marguerite was retired from Mansfield University as an administrative assistant.

She was a member of the former St. Andrews Church in Blossburg where she was a member of the Alter and Rosary Society; she now is a member of Holy Child Parish, Mansfield.

Survivors include her children, Elaine (George) Welch, of Ulster, Stanley Bombaski III, of Blossburg and Kelly (David) Mahosky, of Chittenango, N.Y.; grandchildren, Devon, Matthew, Shane (Megan), Mitchell and Rachel; a great-grandchild, Paisley; a sister, Ann (Richard) Clark, of Blossburg; and her special friend Bill Greer, of Blossburg.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a sister Catherine Badolato.

Family and friends will be received Wednesday, Nov. 8 at the Freeberg Funeral Home, Blossburg, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday at 11 a.m. from Holy Child Parish, Mansfield with the Rev. Bryan Wright as celebrant. Interment will follow at St. Andrews Cemetery, Blossburg.

If so desired memorial donations may be made to The American Cancer Society, Tioga Unit, 1948 E. Third St. Williamsport, PA 17701.

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