Obituary for Regina Zaorski
Regina M. Zaorski, "Jerry", 94, of Reading, passed away on Monday, April 17, 2017 in Keystone Villa where she resided with her husband. She was the wife of Theodore J. "Ted" Zaorski. They were married on January 6, 1943 and celebrated seventy-four years of marriage.
Born in Reading, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Antoinette (Jankowski) Glembocki. Regina was a homemaker. Ted took great pride in that she was able to stay home and raise the family. She was a member of St. Margaret's Roman Catholic Church, Reading. In her younger years, Jerry was an avid bowler. She loved to shop and go to the hairdresser; and enjoyed going out to eat at local restaurants.
Surviving in addition to her husband are her children: Paul M. Zaorski, Sr., and his wife Judy, Reading; Kenneth A. Zaorski, and his wife Donna, Bernville; Paulette (Zaorski), widow of Patrick Nawa, Exeter Twp.; and Maria (Zaorski), wife of Bruce Stempo, Bernville; eleven grandchildren; and fourteen great-grandchildren. She is also survived by two sisters: Hedwig "Hattie" Petrowski, New York; and Celia Kilar, Mt. Penn; and a son-in-law: John Mirchich. Regina was predeceased by a daughter: Loraine (Zaorski) Mirchich; one grandson; two brothers; and three sisters.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday at 1:00 pm in the Gethsemane Cemetery Chapel of the Resurrection, 3139 Kutztown Road, Reading. Entombment will be in the Gethsemane Cemetery Mausoleum. A viewing will be held at Leibensperger Funeral Homes, Inc., 223 Peach Street, Leesport, on Thursday from 11:00 am to 12:15 pm. Procession to Gethsemane will leave the funeral home at 12:30 pm. For online condolences, please visit, www.leibenspergerfuneralhomes.com.