LEWISBURG — Genevieve G. "Jean" Brzeskiewicz, 87, of 210 Oak Lane, passed away on Monday, March 2, 2009, at Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village, where she had been a resident since January.

She was born Sept. 12, 1921, in Bridgeport, Conn., the daughter of the late Anthony and Amelia (Kaczkowska) Lisowski. In 1948, she married John J. Brzeskiewicz, who preceded her in death on March 16, 2001.

Jean was a 1939 graduate of Warren Harding High School, Bridgeport.

She was a member of Sacred Heart Church, Lewisburg, and the Council of Catholic Women at the church.

Jean is survived by six nieces and nephews, Eileen DeSantis, Tad Brzeskiewicz, Patricia Krekoska, Jack Kronacki, Michael Brzeskiewicz and Carol Morgan; one brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Michael and Betty Brzeskiewicz; and one brother-in-law, Vincent Kronacki.

Friends and relatives will be received from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart Church, Lewisburg, followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 11 with the Rev. Msgr. William M. Richardson as celebrant.

Burial will follow in Lewisburg Cemetery.

The family will provide flowers and asks that donations in Jean's memory be made to Sacred Heart Church, 41 S. Eighth St., Lewisburg, PA 17837.

Funeral arrangements are by the John H. Shaw III Funeral Home, Market and Eighth streets, Lewisburg.

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