PLATTSBURGH, NY - Maria F. (Tkacz) Cummings, 90, of the Vilas Home and formerly of Manville died Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at the CPVH Medical Center, Plattsburgh, NY.
Born in Manville on February 4, 1922, she was a daughter of the late Jan and Franciska (Gerula) Tkacz.
Maria graduated in 1941 from Bryant College. She worked for A.J. Vanasse Insurance Agency in Woonsocket for many years retiring in 1984.
Maria was a communicant of St. Joseph's Church in West Chazy, NY and formerly of St. James Church, Manville.
She enjoyed reading and loved time spent with her family.
She is survived by two daughters, Candace Rosenau and her husband, Jeff of Littleton, CO and Donna Agnew and her husband, Paul of Beekmantown, NY; her grandchildren, David Hein and his wife, Mindi, Jonathan and Nicholas Hein, and Scott and Rebecca Agnew; one nephew, Richard Bernier and his wife, Honey; one niece, Greta Bernier; Richard and Greta's children, Joy and Alan Strickland, Kim Bernier, and Angelique Bernier and her husband, Anthony Nistler. She was predeceased by her sister, Antonia Bernier.
Her Mass of Christian Burial will be held FRIDAY, JULY 6 at 10 A.M. in St. James Church, 33 Division Street, Manville. Burial will be in St. Stephen's Cemetery, Manville.
Relatives and friends are invited and may call at BELLOWS-FALSO FUNERAL CHAPEL, 160 River Road, Lincoln THURSDAY 6-8 P.M. Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105. For Directions and Guest Book, please visit www.bellowsfalso.com.