Lena H. Truszcienski, age 95, passed away peacefully on Friday August 11th at St. Francis Hospital in Compassionate Care Hospice. She is predeceased by her husband Stanley, her parents Nancy and John Markanych, her sisters Mary Chacosky and Anna Markanych, and her only son, Stanley Truszcienski. She is survived by her daughter Elaine Rosiak and husband Robert Rosiak and her daughter-in-law, Beverlee Truszcienski.
Lena worked for Hercules Research Center for over 20 years. She enjoyed sewing and crafts and had a green thumb for her many plants and flowers. She had tropical fish and two parakeets. Every day she would read the newspaper and do many word search puzzles.
She loved dearly her grandchildren, Bob Rosiak and wife Mary, Diane Marion, Eddie Truszcienski and wife Pam, Janet Kibler, and Brandi Yoder, her great grandchildren Matthew and Nicole Truszcienski, Ryan Rosiak, Allie and Andrew Marion, Irelyn and Avalon Yoder, Ryan Morales and her many loving nieces and nephews.The family would like to offer a special thanks to Macsous Hameli and Anne Smith who were with Lena daily.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Hedwig’s Roman Catholic Church on Friday, August 18, 2017 at 12PM where a visitation will begin at 11AM. Entombment will follow at All Saints Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that a donation be made in Lena's memory to Compassionate Care Hospice at 405 E. Marsh Lane #4 Newport, DE 19804. Mealeyfuneralhomes.com.