Frances “Fifi” Grabek of Monticello, NY, a lifelong area resident, died Saturday, May 21, 2011 at Doylestown Hospital, Doylestown, PA after a long illness. She was 59.
Born on February 8, 1952 in Mongaup Valley, NY, she was the daughter of the late Stanley and Sophie Kemitch Grabek.
Fifi was a member of St. Peter’s RC Church in Monticello and a volunteer for Sullivan County Office of the Aging.
She is survived by brothers George Grabek of Talahassee, FL, Val Grabek and Stanley Grabek Jr., both of Honesdale, PA; sisters Helen Grabek of Waldoboro, ME, MaryAnn Flavin and husband John of Sun Lakes, AZ, Stella Bonanza and husband Thomas of Lake Huntington, NY and Antoinette Black and husband Gary of Clovis, CA; and several nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours will be held on Thursday, May 26 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Ramsay’s Funeral Home, 55 St. John St. Monticello, NY. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at St. Peter’s Church in Monticello on Friday, May 27 at 10 a.m. Fr. John Tran will be the communicant. Burial will follow the Mass at St. Peter’s Cemetery in Monticello, NY.
Donations may be made to St. Peter’s Church, 10 Liberty St. Monticello, NY 12701.