Kathleen A. Zdarko, 80, died Friday morning, July 1, 2022, at Warren Manor Nursing Home, Warren, PA., after an extended illness.
She was born June 10, 1942, in Enterprise, PA., to the late LaVerne and Marjorie Barker Gibson. Kathy was a former resident of Titusville, Pa. She was a 1960 graduate of Coalstock High School in Titusville, PA. She was employed with the former Keystone Subaru as a secretary. Kathleen was a member of Holy Redeemer R.C. Church, where she was a religious education teacher for the 6th grade for many many years. She enjoyed going to the casino and playing pinocle. Kathleen enjoyed being a wife, mother, and grandmother.
She is survived by her 6 Children – Theresa Gustafson (David), John Zdarko (Mary Beth), all of Warren, PA., Lisa Zdarko and fiancé, Charles Neal, Jr. of St. Petersburg, FL, Joseph Zdarko of Clarendon, PA., Thomas Zdarko, Edwin Zdarko (Karen) of Cherry Grove, PA., 3 Sisters – Martha Thompson and husband, Paul of Enterprise, PA., Elsie Nedell of Enterprise, PA., Jeannette Gibson of Titusville, PA., 1 Brother – Thomas Gibson and wife, Cathy of Grand Valley, PA., 16 Grandchildren, 16 Great Grandchildren, several nieces, and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony “Tony” Zdarko, Jr. who died May 25, 2020, whom she married June 9, 1960, in Titusville, PA., 1 Daughter – Julie Meabon who died November 5, 2021, 2 Sisters – Mildred Sukey, Virginia Gibson, 2 Brothers – Carl and Curtis Gibson.
Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA., on Tuesday, July 5, 2022, from 6 to 8 P.M. and on Wednesday, July 6, 2022, from 12:00 Noon until 1:00 P.M. at Holy Redeemer R.C. Church gathering space, 11 Russell Street, Warren, PA. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 1:00 P.M. with Fr. Stephen Schreiber, Pastor, officiating, assisted by Deacon Raymond Wiehagen. Interment will be in St. Joseph R.C. Cemetery, Warren, PA. Live stream viewing of the funeral can be seen by going to the Kathleen A. Zdarko funeral service on FACEBOOK. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through Holy Redeemer Church Building Center Fund, 11 Russell St., Warren, PA., 16365. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com.