Celebrating the life of Gloria A. Apollo
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Born in Chester on January 27, 1945 she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Puketza) Kaminski.
Graduate of Mt. Carmel High School
She was married to William P. Apollo who preceded her in death on June 6, 2014.
Gloria was a member of the Assumption of the BVM Ukrainian Catholic Church in Centralia where she was very involved and enjoyed participating in all the parish’s functions. She enjoyed gardening and loved all animals; she especially enjoyed feeding the deer at her home. During her retirement, she enjoyed helping her son at the Paxinos Beer Shoppe.
Surviving are two sons, Stephen Tehansky of Paxinos and Robert Tehansky and his companion Charlotte Schultz of Hickory Ridge; one brother, Joseph Kaminski and his wife Ann Marie of Elysburg; one sister, Rosemarie Devers of Colonial Park; nieces, nephews and former husband, Stephen Tehansky of Shamokin.
Preceding he in death in addition to her parents and her husband was one sister, Dolores Kaminski.
A Divine Liturgy will be held on Friday, September 13, 2019 at 11:00 in the Assumption of the BVM Ukrainian Catholic Church, Centralia with the Very Rev. Archpriest Michael Hutsko officiating. Interment will follow in the parish cemetery. A viewing will be held on Friday morning from 9:00 am until 10:45 am at the Joseph J. Stutz, Inc. Funeral Home, 40 S. Market St., Mount Carmel with Joseph J. Stutz, III Supervisor entrusted with the arrangements. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy can be made in Gloria’s name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or at stjude.org or to the local animal rescue shelter of your choice. To leave a condolence for the family, please visit www.stutzfuneralhome.com.
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40 South Market St.
Mount Carmel, PA 17851
538 Centre Street
Centralia, PA 17927
St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital
Memphis, TN 38105