Former Riverhead resident Lucy B. Sendlewski, age 89, of Media, Pa. passed away Friday, Aug. 11, at Taylor Hospice in Ridley Park, Pa.
She was born Aug. 20, 1927, Monki, Poland, to Boleslaw and Sophie Kruk.
Lucy was an employee of Bell Telephone until her retirement.
She was a member of the Church of St. Joseph in Aston, Pa. Lucy was an avid golf enthusiast and was a member of the ladies golf league at the Springfield Country Club. Locally she was a member of the St. Isidore Alter Rosary Society and the Polish Town Civic Association.
She was predeceased by her brothers, Anthony and Richard Kruk; sister Anna Kowalski and loving husband, Thomas Sendlewski and is survived by her son, Thomas (Susan) Sendlewski of Glen Mills, Pa.; two daughters, Carol Blessington of Media, Pa. and Barbara (Frank) Cresta of Easton, Pa.; seven grandchildren, Daniel Cresta of Bethlehem, Pa., Phillip (Kelly) Cresta of Stewartsville, N.J., Frank Cresta of Easton, Pa., Samantha (Tom) Banyar of Westchester, Pa., Sean Blessington of Concord, N.H., Scott (Lauren) Blessington of Concord, N.H. and Kathryn Blessington, Philadelphia, Pa., and two great-grandchildren.
The family will receive visitors Wednesday, Aug. 16, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead. A funeral service will be held at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 17, at St. Isidore R.C. Church in Riverhead. Interment will take place at Sacred Heart Cemetery in Cutchogue
This is a paid notice.