Anna M. (nee Rickards) passed away peacefully at home on October 10, 2020. She was the beloved wife of the late Edwin S. Sr.; devoted mother of Ruthanne Porreca and the late Edwin S. Jr.; loving mom mom of Nicole Porreca (Artur Orkisz), Danielle Porreca, Diana Flounders (Jonathan) and Cynthia Natalini (Dominic); dear g-mom mom of Andrew, Rebecca, Isla, Leo and Anika. Relatives and friends are invited to her Funeral Mass on Friday, October 16, 2020, 10:00 am at St. Cecilia Church 535 Rhawn Street Philadelphia, PA 19111. Interment will be in Forest Hills Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations would be appreciated in Anna's memory to Sacred Heart Home for Incurable Cancer Mother House, Rosary Hill Home 600 Linda Avenue Hawthorne, New York 10532 as they provided wonderful care to her late husband, Edwin S. Gostomski, Sr.
Floral deliveries to Wackerman Funeral Home Thursday by 3:30 pm.
Robert E. passed away on October 15, 2020. He was the beloved husband of Johanna (nee Patrick); devoted father of Robert J. (Michele), Eric (Jennifer) and Kenneth (Marie); loving grandfather of Justin, Aubrey, Brenna, Erin, Ceilia and Jarred; dear brother of Kathleen O'Shaughnessy (Robert), Lawrence (Anne), Joseph (Nancy) and the late Michael (the late Irene); also survived by nieces and nephews. Robert was the Treasurer of the Philadelphia Chapter of the Catholic War Veterans, Treasurer of CWV St. Agnes Post 1132, Vice President of Group 12 Slovak Catholic Sokol, President of St. Agnes - St. John Nepomucene Holy Name Society and former member of the Polish American String Band. Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing, Friday, October 23, 2020 from 6-8 pm at Wackerman Funeral Home 8060 Verree Road Philadelphia, PA 19111 and Saturday, October 24, 2020 from 10:00 - 10:45 am at the Cathedral Basilica of SS Peter and Paul 18th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19103 followed by Funeral Mass 11:00 am. Interment Private. In lieu of flowers, donations in Robert's memory to St. Agnes - St. John Nepomucene Church 319 Brown Street Philadelphia, PA 19123 would be appreciated.
Floral deliveries to Wackerman Funeral Home Friday by 3:30 pm
Raffaela on October 18, 2020. Beloved sister of Francesco (Mirta), Vincenzo (the late Angela), Vittorio (Marika), Teresa Battaglia (Raffaele), Giuseppe (Debbie) and Maria Haralambidis (Paul) also survived by nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing Friday, October 23rd 8:30 AM Wackerman Funeral Home 8060 Verree Rd. Philadelphia, PA 19111 followed by Funeral Mass 10 AM St. Cecilia Church 535 Rhawn St. Philadelphia, PA 19111. Interment Sunset Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers donations in her memory to The American Lung Association 527 Plymouth Rd. #415 Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462 would be appreciated.
Floral deliveries may be made directly to the funeral home by 3:30 PM Thursday, Oct. 22nd.
Barbara A. (nee Carroll) passed away on October 21, 2020. She was the beloved wife of Edward J.; devoted mother of Edward (Shawn) and Barbara Osinski (John); loving Nana of Casey, Breanna, Ryan, Anthony and the late baby Scott. Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing, Saturday, October 24, 2020, 9:30 am at Wackerman Funeral Home 8060 Verree Road Philadelphia, PA 19111 followed by prayer service 10:30 am. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory to AOH Division 39, 7229 Tulip Street Philadelphia, PA 19135 would be appreciated.
Floral deliveries to funeral home by 3:30 pm Friday, October 23rd.