Joan K. Stiger


Joan K. Stiger, 88, of Mercer, passed away at Countryside on Thursday, July 4, 2019, at 4:26 p.m. after a brief illness.
She was born in Farrell on Jan. 1, 1931, to Alexander and Kathryn Betlejewska Borowicz.
Mrs. Stiger was a graduate of New Wilmington High School, a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Mercer and a housewife who loved being with her family and grandchildren.
Joan is survived by three sons, Ronald C. (Dana) Stiger in Strasburg, Paul G. Stiger in Mercer, Bruce A. Stiger (Debi) in Mercer; two sisters, Theresa Rowan in New Wilmington and Lucille (Paul) Bowers in Lancaster; one brother, Norbert (Rita) Borowicz in Mercer.
She is also survived by eight grandchildren, Nate Stiger, Bill Stiger, Caleb Stiger, Aidan Stiger, Shayne Stiger, Devin Moore, Kory Stiger and Hannah Brubaker; and 16 great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Stiger was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, William P. Stiger, who died on March 18, 2003, whom she married on April 16, 1955; one son, Bill Stiger, who died on April 28, 2016; three brothers: Henry, Edward and Richard Borowicz; and four sisters, Sister Mary Emmeline Borowicz, Genevieve Matlock, Irene Borowicz and Victoria Dengler.

Joan K., 88, of Mercer.
Calling hours: From 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday (7-7-19) at CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME INC., 144 S. Pitt St., Mercer.
Service: Mass of Christian Burial will be at 4 p.m. Monday (7-8-19) at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 100 Penn Ave., Mercer, with the Very Rev. Matthew Kujawinski, V.F., officiating.
Burial: All Saints Cemetery, Jefferson Township.
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Margaret tayloe
Jul 06, 2019
Sorry for loss Norbert real nice person known them for a couple years