Mary Valkovec

Mary Valkovec, 100, of Moore Township, Pennsylvania, died June 8. She leaves a daughter, granddaughter, and three great-grandchildren in Sandwich.

She was the wife of John Valkovec, with whom she shared 62 years of marriage prior to his death in 1998.

Born in Hradiste, Slovakia, she was a daughter of Paul and Meri (Radavany) Ondrejovic.

Ms. Valkovec was a homemaker. While raising her family, she was a Girl Scout leader and an active participant of the Moore Township PTA. She belonged to Holy Cross Evangelical Lutheran Church of Moorestown, where she served on the Ladies Aid and Altar Guild.

She loved spending time in Sandwich during her frequent visits here.

She leaves her daughters, Mary Penyack of Moore Township and Jeanie Vander Pyl and her husband, Ross Vander Pyl, of Sandwich; a son, John P. Valkovec and his wife, Anita Valkovec, of Moore Township; seven grandchildren, Papalinka Paradise of Sandwich, John Valkovec, Bobic Vander Pyl, Steven Valkovec, Jonathan Penyack, Sarah Penyack, and Amy Valkovec; and nine great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by her brother, Michael Ondrejovic, and her sister, Sue Sosik.

A funeral service will be Thursday, June 13, in Pennsylvania.

Interment will be in Fairview Cemetery, Moorestown.

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