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Catherine M. (Gregorcik) Jaworski

September 14, 1927 ~ July 1, 2017 (age 89)

Catherine M (Gregorcik) Jaworski, 89, passed away at Autumn Lake Healthcare at Berkley Heights on Saturday July 1, 2017. Born in Linden, she resided in Clark for most of her life. She was a service worker and chef at Merck & Company in Rahway for 17 years before retiring in 1993. Catherine was a Past President and member of the Union County Women’s Bowling Association and was inducted to the NJ State Women's  Bowling Association Hall of Fame in 2001. Catherine also played softball for the Woodbridge Greiner Girls starting in the late 1940's, and was known as "Peaches Jaworski" . Her team was the 1950 NJ State Women's Softball Champs. Mrs. Jaworski was a huge fan of Seton Hall basketball and also loved golfing.  She was predeceased by her daughters Mary Jane and Catherine Mary, her 3 sisters and 3 brothers. Surviving are her loving daughters Joan Nowicki and her husband Edward of Dunellen, Patricia Jaworski and her wife Mary of Clark and Judith Dieker and her husband Christian of Burlington, her cherished grandchildren Matthew and Michael Nowicki and Katherine, John and Elizabeth Dieker. Visitation will be held Wednesday 4-8pm Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral services on Thursday, July 6, 2017, 9:00am at Krowicki McCracken Funeral Home, 2124 E St. George Ave, Linden NJ 07036 (908) 352-9190. Followed by a 9:45am funeral mass at St. Agnes RC Church, Clark interment will follow at St. Gertrudes Cemetery, Colonia. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Catherine’s name to the Alzheimer’s Association, 60 E 42nd St #2240, New York, NY 10165 or www.alzfdn.org .

 Service Information

July 5, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Krowicki McCracken Funeral Home
2124 East Saint George Ave.
Linden, NJ 07036

Funeral Mass
July 6, 2017

9:45 AM
St. Agnes RC Church
332 Madison Hill Road
Clark, NJ 07066


St. Gertrude Cemetery
53 Inman Avenue
Colonia, NJ 07067

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