Obituaries » Joyce Ann Hrabovecky
July 6, 1953 - December 14, 2019
Joyce Ann Hrabovecky 66 of Freeland passed away at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Hazleton.
Born in Hazleton, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Elizabeth (Simko) Hrabovecky.
She was a member of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Parish at St. Ann’s Church, Freeland.
Joyce was a Licensed Practical Nurse. She graduated from Hazleton High School in 1971 and graduated from the Hazleton Area Vo-Tech Practical Nurse program. She worked for Dr. Leocadia T. Prawdzik (Internal Medicine Freeland and Hazleton offices) and retired physician Dr. Robert Baran.
Joyce loved all of her nieces, nephews, friends and their children. Joyce was a pet lover who also enjoyed going to concerts, especially the Jersey Boys.
Preceding her in death in addition to her parents are her nephews, Jonathan and Kristopher Hrabovecky.
She is survived by her siblings and their children.
Sister, Annamarie Barron and her late husband Thomas-White Haven and her daughters, Dr. Stacey Miller and husband, Travis-Pittsburgh; and Kelly Hoffer, husband Jacob and daughter, Kinsley-Avalon, NJ.
Brother, Albert and his wife, Roxanne-Hazleton and their children, Jeromy Hrabovecky and wife Liane-Brussels, Belgium; Sarah Molli, husband Joseph and daughter, Isabella-Hazle Twp.; and A.J. Hrabovecky and fiancee Aimee Latella- Hazleton.
Brother, John and his wife, Marie-Hazle Twp and their children, Jessica Yankovich and wife, Melissa-Exeter; Roger Hosler-Williamsport; and Shannan Ford and son, Timothy-Hazle Twp.
Her beloved faithful companion, her dog Parker, also survives.
Funeral will be held Saturday 10 am from the McNulty Funeral Home 494 East Butler Dr. Freeland with Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 in Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Parish at St. Ann’s Church 898 Centre St. Burial at follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Freeland.
Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday from 6-8 pm and on Saturday from 9 – 10 am.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Hazleton Animal Shelter 101 North Poplar St., Hazleton 18201