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Mary R. Jandrasits

Mary “Mitzi” R. Jandrasits, 95, of Coplay, died Jan. 9, 2023. She was the wife of the late John. J. Jandrasits.

Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Heindl) Sommer.

She was a garment worker of various mills most of her life until she retired. She was a daycare aide at Kinder Y Care, Northampton.

She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Whitehall, and of the church’s Altar and Rosary Society.

She was a trustee and a 50-year member of the Catholic War Veterans auxiliary. She was a member of the Friendly Fifties and the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Young at Heart group. She was a cook, pierogi maker and waitress for the former St. Nicholas Ukrainian Home Association, Northampton.

She is survived by a son, Joseph C., with whom she resided; a daughter, Jane M. Gartner and husband Bruce of Wescosville; a granddaughter, Alison Lombardi and husband Salvatore III of Freehold, N.J.; two great-grandsons, Salvatore IV and Nicholas; a sister, Margaret Bannon; three brothers, Anthony, Edward and wife Peggy and Dennis and wife Cheryl; nieces; nephews; and extended family.

She was predeceased by a grandson, Daniel Gartner; and three brothers, John, Joseph and Alfred.

Contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or online at stjude.org.

Arrangements were made by Gilbert Funeral Home Inc., Whitehall.