Rosemarie Skitek

Rosemarie Skitek (nee Schneider) formerly of Port Richmond passed away on Tuesday February 4, 2020 at Jefferson Torresdale Hospital after a brief illness at the age of 89.

Beloved wife of the late Leon S. Skitek. Devoted mother of Mary Alice Blaylock (Mark), Christine Beagle, Philip Skitek (Dorie), Joseph Skitek (Esther) and Steven Skitek. Loving grandmom of Travis and Steven Beagle and Joseph Skitek. Long time companion of Joseph Kirk; also survived by her numerous nieces and nephews.

Rosemarie enjoyed working with her hands: crocheting, sewing and ceramics. She was a master of the Septa bus schedule and a lifelong supporter of the U. S. Military and Philadelphia Police Department. She will be remembered for her generosity especially for her care of the elderly.

 Relatives and friends are invited to attend her Viewing and Funeral Wednesday, February 12, 2020 evening 6:00 PM at John F. Fluehr & Sons Inc 3301-15 Cottman Ave followed by her Funeral Service 8:00 PM. Friends are invited to her Graveside Service Thursday. February 13, 2020 at Washington Crossing National Cemetery 830 Highland Rd., Newtown PA 18940. Family & Friends can meet promptly at the Administration Building at 10:30 AM.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Rosemarie’s memory to the Hero Thrill Show 1818 Market St., Ste 2920 Philadelphia, PA 19103 would be appreciated.

John F. Fluehr & Sons, Inc.

Funeral Home Serving Families Since 1898

3301 Cottman Avenue
Philadelphia PA 19149


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