Victoria M. “Vicki” Frederick, 97, one of “The Ladies Of Coudersport”, passed away peacefully, Wednesday, October 24, 2018, at UPMC-Cole, Coudersport.
Vicki was born on May 4, 1921 in Austin, the daughter of the late John and Bridget (Dynda) Zawislak. She was the wife of the late Stanley Kowalski and Jack Frederick.
She worked at the former Mackey’s Restaurant, Jim & Hilda’s Restaurant, John & Jean Karr’s Old Hickory, and H&L Tool and Pure Carbon.
Victoria was a member of St. Eulalia Catholic Church. She enjoyed flower gardening, decorating her home for the seasons, playing cards and shopping.
Victoria is survived by a daughter, Sandra K. and her husband William H. Rockey of Centre Hall; a granddaughter, Megan E. Rockey who still lovingly called her grandmother “Mama”, and nieces and nephews who called their aunt “Aunt Toya”.
In addition to her parents and husbands, Victoria was preceded in death by three brothers; Joe and Frank Zawislak and John Deresock, and two sisters; Pauline Gresmer and Bridget Smithbaur.
A memorial mass at St. Eulalia Catholic Church will be held, Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 11:00 am with a private burial in St. Eulalia Catholic Cemetery.
Memorial contributions in Vicki’s name can be made to the Coudersport Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 161, Coudersport, PA 16915 or to the Coudersport Volunteer Ambulance Assn., 122 East 2nd St., Coudersport, PA 16915.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Thomas E. Fickinger Funeral Home, Coudersport.