Irene A. Kojtek
November 28, 2013

Mrs. Irene A. Kojtek, of Duryea, passed away Thursday, November 28, 2013 at Riverside Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, Taylor.

Born in Duryea, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Sophie Paryzyk Swierczeuski. She was a graduate of Duryea High School. Prior to her retirement, she was employed by the former Topps Chewing Gum Co., Duryea.

She was a member of Nativity of Our Lord Parish, Duryea.

She was proceeded in death by her husband, John C. Kojtek, who passed away on September 8, 1980 and one brother, Joseph.

Surviving are:
Son, John Kojtek and his wife, Lynne, of Old Forge
Son, Charles Kojtek and his wife, Dorothy, of Pittston
Great Grandchildren

Sister, Doris Cool of Duryea
Sister, Mildred Halterman of Georgia
Nieces and Nephews

Funeral and interment services will be held Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 9:00 A.M. in Holy Rosary Cemetery, Duryea with the Rev. Andrew Sinnott officiating. Arrangements are by the Bernard J. Piontek Funeral Home Inc., 204 Main Street, Duryea. To leave the family an online condolence, please visit our website,

Guestbook Entries

So sorry for your loss. Irene was a good neighbor . We talked and had coffee many of times. Miss her.

Mariann Aruscavage (over 10 years ago)

I'm so sorry to hear about Irene's passing. She was an amazing lady. She was always so good to me and my sister, Samantha. Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers.

Jessica Lacomis ( Tomlinson) (over 10 years ago)

I can't believe it. My condolences to her family. She was such a sweet lady.

Samantha Tomlinson (over 10 years ago)

So sorry for your loss. I remember your Mom and she was such a wonderful lady... she will be missed....

Jeanette (Menze) Martin (over 10 years ago)

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