Emmy Marchewka, 94, German immigrant, attended St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church

By on February 17, 2016

Emmy Marchewka, 94, formerly of Lititz and Lancaster, passed away Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, at Colonial Manor, York.

Born in Berlin, Germany, on July 23, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Richard Muche and Amy Marie Kruger. She was married to Stefan Marchewka, who passed away in 2000.

Emmy and her husband settled in Lancaster when they immigrated from the Old Country. She was a member of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Lancaster.

Emmy is survived by her grandchildren: Karie A. Marchewka and Scott M. Marchewka; great-grandchildren: Olivia M. and Caedyn, all of York.

She was preceded in death by her son: Michael S. Marchewka; and two sisters and a brother.

Private casket burial and services will be held in St. Anthony’s Cemetery with Fr. Daniel O’Brien officiating.

To submit an online condolence, visit thegundelchapel.com Melanie B. Scheid Funeral Directors and Cremation Services, Conestoga, handled the arrangements.

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