Monica Gursky, 85, of Forest City and formerly of Richmondale, died Tuesday January 28th at the Wayne Memorial Hospital, Honesdale. She was the widow of Robert W. Gursky, who died on July 8, 2005.
Born in Richmondale, Fell Twp., she was the daughter of the late Paul and Helen Supko Egnatovich. She attended Fell Township High School, and was a member of the former Saint Agnes Church, now Accession Parish, Forest City. Monica was retired from Kartri Manufacturing , Forest City; she previously worked at the former Ames Shower Curtain Factory and as a cashier for the former Big Chief Market, Forest City.
Her greatest job was being a bartender at the former Dew Drop Inn, Richmondale. She enjoyed taking trips to Mohegan Sun Casino.
Surviving are a daughter: Barbara Striefsky and her husband Ed, Lansdale; a brother: Phillip Egnatovich and wife Millie, Richmondale, and 2 grandchildren: Michelle and Jonathon .
The funeral will be Friday, January 31st with a Mass of Christian burial at 10 am in Saint Joseph's Church, Delaware St. Forest City. Interment, Saint John's Cemetery, Richmondale. Friends may call Friday at the church from 9 am until mass time. Arrangements by the Jones & Brennan Funeral Home, 430 Main Street, Forest City.
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