Laposky , Patricia G. 83
Patricia G. Laposky, 83, of Latrobe, died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013, in Excela Health Latrobe Hospital. She was born Jan. 30, 1930, Jeannette, daughter of the late Paul K. and Florence (Lewis) Schlingman. Patricia was a member of St. Rose Church. She was a devoted wife and a loving mother and grandmother. She was very proud of her family, especially her two grandsons. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, Paul J. Laposky Sr. Patricia is survived by one son, Paul J. Laposky Jr. and his wife Debra, of Ligonier; one daughter, Pam Colaianne and her husband, Curt, of Latrobe; sisters, Jane Thomas, of Greensburg, Jean Rowe, of Greensburg, and Ruth Knous and her husband Hank, of Edinboro; two grandsons, Paul Joseph Laposky III and Curtis Colaianne; and a sister-in-law, Marcella Condor, of Florida. She is also survived by a number of nieces and nephews. There will be no public visitations. Pat's family will gather at 9 a.m. at the JOHN J. LOPATICH FUNERAL HOME INC., 601 Weldon St., Latrobe. Family and friends are invited to attend a funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Friday in St. Rose Church with the Rev. William P. Donahue as celebrant. Interment will follow in St. Rose Cemetery. To sign our online guest book, send condolences, or to view detailed obituary and funeral home information, please visit http://www.lopatich.com. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Patricia's care taker for the past year, Alicia Rand, of Derry, for the excellent care she provided.