Pecak , Lillian 76
Lillian "Mitzie" Pecak, 76, of Wilkins, died Tuesday, March 11, 2008. She was a dear friend to countless others, a passionate and tireless worker for breast cancer awareness and treatment and a longtime volunter at the Magee-Women's Hospital Breast Consultation Center. Miss Pecak enjoyed singing as a member of the Tamburaski Zbor Sveta Marija at St. Mary Church, Rankin, where she was a dedicated and faithful member. Daughter of the late Nicholas and Catherine Pecak. Sister of Mary Louise Handyside, of Canton, Mich.; Anna Mae Knieling, of Wilkins, and the late Edward Pecak. Cherished aunt of Marian Penn, Kelly Knieling Chiado (Eric) and Cathleen and Edward Handyside. Great-aunt of Michael and Alexei Penn and Chloe Chiado. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the JAMES F. KUTCH FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 107 Fourth Ave., Rankin. Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Saturday in Blessed Virgin Mary Church, Rankin. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Magee-Womens Hospital, Health Foundation & Breast Cancer Patient & Care Fund, 300 Halkett St., Pittsburgh, PA 15123.