Adeline "Lena" (Grillo) MorackApril 12, 1925 ~ December 27, 2017 (age 92)
Adeline “Lena” (Grillo) Morack passed away on Wednesday December 27, 2017 at Cambridge Village.
Born April 12, 1925, in Beaver Falls, PA, she was the daughter of the late Vincenzo (James) and Angeline Mancuso Grillo. She was a member of the Holy Family Catholic Parish in New Brighton, PA, and the affiliated Catholic Daughters of America (now Angel Guild), and Holy Family Gold, both of which she held offices over the years; and the New Brighton Historical Society.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Albert J. Morack, Sr., exactly 14 years to the day in 2003; three brothers, Pete, Anthony, and Joseph Grillo; and eight sisters, Mariangela Taverna, Theresa Pietro, Nellie Tibbitts, Rose Pellegrino, Josephine Morack, Lucy Prato, Ann Adams, and Mary DeSanzo.
She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Lillian and Frank Angell of Parma Heights, OH; three sons and daughters-in-law, Albert J. Jr. and Patricia Morack of Canonsburg, PA; Thomas and Eileen Morack of New Lenox, IL; and Robert J. Sr. and Lori Morack of Burbank, IL; ten grandchildren; Douglas Morack (Mindy) of Oak Hill, VA; Kevin Morack (Debbie) of Lancaster, PA; Michael Morack of Chicago, IL; Tracy Morack of Tinley Park, IL; Nadine Titre of New Lenox, IL; Tara Abeja (Jim) of Tinley Park, IL; Robert J. Morack, Jr., of Burbank, IL; Jenny Thielen (Rich) of Bridgeview, IL; Susanne Angell of Oberlin, OH; John Angell of Pittsburgh, PA; 13 great grandchildren, Raina and Darian Morack of Oak Hill, VA; Nicolette Buck of New Lenox, IL; Jacob, Mia, and Domanic Abeja of Tinley Park, IL; Madelyn, Evelyn, and Jaclyn Morack of Lockport, IL; Lucas, Brooke, and Kate Thielen of Bridgeview, IL; and Joshua Kocsis of Kent, OH; and many nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received Friday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8p.m. in the J&J SPRATT FUNERAL HOME, 1612 Third Avenue, New Brighton, PA (www.jjsprattfh.com), where vigil prayers will be offered at 7:00 p.m. Friday evening. Prayers will also be offered on Saturday at 9:30 a.m. in the funeral home followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. in the Holy Family Church in New Brighton, PA, with the Rev. Thomas Kredel officiating.
Interment will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery in New Brighton, PA.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her name to your favorite charity.
The family would like to thank the staff at Cambridge Village and the staff of Heritage Hospice for the loving care and compassion they extended to Lena.