Rosemary (Shimkoski) Pilkonis

February 17, 1939 ~ January 1, 2021 (age 81)


Rosemary A. (Shimkoski) Pilkonis


Rosemary A. (Shimkoski) Pilkonis, 81, of Dupont, died Friday, Jan. 1, 2020 at her home.

Born in Wilkes-Barre on Feb. 17, 1939, she was a daughter of the late John and Anna (Stanish) Shimkoski.

Rosemary was a member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Dupont, and an activist for International Ladies Garment Workers Union.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son; Glen Pilkonis, sisters; Theresa M. Shimkoski and Mary D’Agosta, and brothers; John, Joseph, Edward, and Stanley Shimkoski.

Rosemary is survived by son Jospeh Pilkonis, GA., Grandchildren; Justina Pilkonis, SC, Jakoby Pilkonis, and Tru Pilkonis, GA., brother; Robert Shimkoski, Dupont.

Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Interment will be at Sacred Heart of Jesus Cemetery, Dupont, PA.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Kniffen O’Malley Leffler Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc. A. 728 Main St. Avoca, Pa 18641

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