Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Coal Region Canary
Coal Region CanaryCoal Region Canary

Schuylkill County Obituaries

Marie Powanda, 92 – Member of St. Stephen Roman Catholic Church

marie powanda obituary

Marie Powanda, age 92, of Port Carbon, passed away on Saturday, January 25, 2020, at The Gardens at York Terrace in Pottsville.

Born in Saint Clair, on August 16, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Stanely and Elizabeth (Bulvich) Pomian.

Marie was a graduate of St. Stephen’s Catholic High School in Port Carbon and a member of St. Stephen Roman Catholic Church in Port Carbon.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Michael Stanely Powanda Sr., who died on January 15, 1976, two sons Thomas and Geroge Powanda and a brother Stanely Pomian.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Marie is survived by son Michael Powanda Jr. and his wife Frances, California; daughter Jean Marie Smerlick and her husband Dave, Orwigsburg; son Dennis Powanda, Port Carbon; son Mark Pawanda and his fiance’ Bonnie Williams, New Philadelphia; son Joseph Powanda, Port Carbon; 12 grandchildren: Micki, Tommy, Stephanie, Jason, Tammy, D.J., Sharon, Chucky, Tommy, Jerry, Daniel, and Bernadette; great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

Funeral Services and interment will be held private..

The Robert A Evans Jr Funeral Home, Port Carbon is in charge of arrangements.


Subscribe to Coal Region Canary

Get email updates from Coal Region Canary by becoming a subscriber today. Just enter your email address below to get started!

News Tips?

Let us know of news happening in your area. Use our NEWS TIPS ENTRY FORM
Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like

Local News

Several Schuylkill County residents say they recently found bizarre printed messages inside packages of items purchased at local grocery stores. The Canary spoke with...

Local Weather

How much are we really going to get? Some say it's still too soon to tell.

Local Weather

Slightly more snow expected for Schuylkill County.

PA News

Flights arriving in the cover of night to NEPA.

Local News

If convicted, Hall faces up to 10 more years in prison.

Local News

  A new trial date has finally been set for Magen Hall, who faces a mandatory life sentence, if she’s found guilty of murdering...