Mary Sophie Hanulik, 92, of Cheswick passed away peacefully on Monday, December 2, 2019. She was born June 11, 1927 in Altoona, to the late Steve Sr. and Louise Oswald Zagurskie.
Mary was a 1945 graduate of Springdale High School and the former Franco Beauty Academy in New Kensington. She was a Gold Star Sister and a former member of the VFW in Cheswick. She enjoyed working in her yard, painting, and decorating her home, which she was very proud of. Mary especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a very strong-willed woman who was truly devoted to the care and well being of her family.
Survivors include her children, Emil (Dawn) Hanulik Jr. and Christina R. Micholas; grandchildren, Garrett (Colleen) Hanulik, Bradly Walsh, and Elias (Jessica) Dorinsky Sr.; and great-grandchildren, Sean, Serena, Alexandria, and Elias Jr.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Emil Hanulik Sr.; son, Stephen E. Hanulik; brother, Steve Zagurskie Jr., and son-in-law, Benjamin D. Blaha.
A viewing will be held on Thursday, Dec. 5 from 2-4 & 6-8 PM in the Ross G. Walker Funeral Home Ltd., 217 Freeport Road, New Kensington. A funeral mass will be held on Friday at 12 Noon at Our Lady of Victory Roman Catholic Church, 1319 Low Grade Road, Harwick. Burial will be in Lakewood Memorial Gardens, Indiana Twp. Leave an online condolence at www.rossgwalker.com.
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