Anastazia “Nellie” Ohorodnyk, 95, formerly of Koppel passed away Monday, April 30, 2018 at Providence Care Center.
Born February 12, 1923 in Sanok, Prybysziw, Ukraine, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Mary Berezniak. She was married for 62 years to John Ohorodnyk when he passed away July 6, 2005.
Nellie was a member of the former St. Theresa Church in Koppel where she was a longtime member of their Christian Mothers Association. She currently is a member of Holy Redeemer in Ellwood City. Nellie was the School Crossing Guard in Koppel for many years. She was known for her exceptional cooking and baking skills. Her philosophy and her saying is best expressed by “My Child, Love God, Love People”
Survivors include three sons, Joe (Cathie) Ohorodnyk of Ladson, South Carolina, John Ohorodnyk of Beaver, Drew (Mary) Ohorodnyk of Koppel.; nine grandchildren, Alicia, Joey(Megan), and Josh Ohorodnyk, Julie (Brian) Wilson, John (Carie) Ohorodnyk, Brandi (R.J.) Frelin, Jeremy (Junior) Conti , Taylor (Andrew) Leavens, and Libby Ohorodnyk; and ten great grandchildren.
The last of her family, she was preceded in death by all of her siblings, and a daughter in law, Dorothy Ohorodnyk.
Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday May 2, 2018 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the Marshall Funeral Home,341 Main Street Wampum. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday at 10 am at Holy Redeemer Church with Rev. Father Mark Thomas officiating. Interment will follow in Locust Grove Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Providence Care Center Activity Fund..
Online condolences may be sent to marshallsfh.com.
Please accept our condolences on the death of your mother and grandmother. Thoughts and prayers with your family.
John, we went to high school together and I was your mom’s nurse when she delivered you little brother at Providence, so many years ago. I’m so sorry for your loss. I remember your mom was such a sweet lady.