Age 93, of Monroeville, PA passed peacefully at home, with her family on Sunday, November 19, 2017. Born in Crafton on July 13, 1924, to the late Ada (Speaker) and John Ledger. Wife of the late Daniel Prelosky; mother of David and Jayne (Scherf) Prelosky, Nancy and Michael Loia, Steven and the late Jill (Gibbs) Prelosky, Phil and Patty (Welsh) Prelosky; grandmother of Nick, Allison, Rachael (Chiappini), Kurt and Kimberly Prelosky, and the late Michael Loia III; great-grandmother of Luca Chiappini. A graduate of Pitcairn High School, she was the 1942 Senior Class president. As a child, she was an active member of the Girl Scouts, and as a young adult she was a counselor at Jumonville. For more than 60 years, she was a member of Monroeville United Methodist Church, singing in the choir for more then 50 years, and a member of the United Methodist Women's circles. She loved doing daily crossword puzzles, in ink. She enjoyed her Tuesday night card games with the ladies of East Boros, and was also known to regularly beat all of her children and grandchildren in Scrabble. She also read the complete works of Shakespeare, twice. Friends will be received Tuesday 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at the JOBE FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, INC. (MONROEVILLE / PLUM CHAPEL), corner of (445) Beatty Rd. and 48 North, Monroeville (412-856-4747). Funeral services will be held at Monroeville United Methodist Church Wednesday, 11 a.m. EVERYONE PLEASE MEET AT THE CHURCH. Interment will follow in William Penn Cemetery. The family kindly suggests memorial contributions may be made to the Music Ministry at Monroeville United Methodist Church, 219 Center Rd., Monroeville, PA 15146. Our family would like to extend a special thank you for the compassion and love of Patty Prelosky, who unselfishly provided care to Mom when she needed it.
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PostedNovember 20, 2017