We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Andrew P. Ovsak Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc.
Mrs. Mary S. Beblavy, 98, of Mahoning Valley died Friday, July 29th surrounded by family. She was the widow of Evan “Jaker” Beblavy who died in 1997. They were married for 50 years.
She worked in various garment factories for 42 years and loved to sew. She loved to garden, plant flowers and was well known for her apple pies and kiffles.
Born in Palmerton, she was a daughter of Joseph and Katie (Bojack) Yondura. She attended Palmerton schools. She was a member of St. John Slovak Lutheran Church in Lansford.
A loving and devoted mom, grammy, great grammy and great-great grammy, she is survived by two sons, Joseph and Sandra Beblavy of Allentown and Evan and Eileen Beblavy of Mahoning Valley; four grandchildren, Michael Beblavy, Cheri Pagliaro, Mary Powers and Melissa Vermillion, twelve great-grandchildren, five great-great grandchildren and one great-great grandson on the way.
Mary was a twin and one of seven children and is survived by a sister, Frances Reiner. She was preceded in death by sisters Margaret Witychak, Sophie Hilt, Rose Borger, Anna Wargo, brother John Yondura and a grandson, Ryan Beblavy.
Private funeral service is at the convenience of the family. Contributions in memory of Mary may be made to St. John Slovak Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 18 Lansford, PA 18232.