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 Roman Catholic 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 six children: Theresa Gustafson (David) and John Zdarko (Mary Beth), all of Warren, Pa,., Lisa Zdarko and fiance, Charles Neal, Jr. of St. Petersburg, Fla., Joseph Zdarko of Clarendon, Pa., Thomas Zdarko and Edwin Zdarko (Karen) of Cherry Grove, Pa.: three sisters: Martha Thompson and husband, Paul of Enterprise, Pa., Elsie Nedell of Enterprise, Pa., and Jeannette Gibson of Titusville, Pa.; one brother, Thomas Gibson and wife, Cathy of Grand Valley, Pa.; 16 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and 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.; one daughter, Julie Meabon who died Nov. 5, 2021; two sisters, Mildred Sukey and Virginia Gibson; and two brothers: Carl and Curtis Gibson.
Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East St., Warren, Pa., on Tuesday, July 5, 2022, from 6 to 8 p.m.. and on Wednesday, July 6, 2022, from noon until 1 p.m. at Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church gathering space, 11 Russell St., Warren, Pa. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 1 p.m. with Father Stephen Schreiber, pastor, officiating, assisted by Deacon Raymond Wiehagen. Interment will be in St. Joseph Roman Catholic 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.