Victoria Mekosh, 81, of Hoschton, died Tuesday, December 9, 2008.
Born on October 12, 1927, in Columbia County, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Michael and Joanna Matlock Locke. She was retired from Merck Pharmaceuticals, where she was a lab technician. Mrs. Mekosh was preceded in death by a son, Gregory Mekosh.
Survivors include her husband of 61 years, Peter Mekosh, Hoschton; daughters, Gloria Lachman, Sellersville, Pa., Victoria Rosenbaum, Nicholson, Patricia Mekosh, Dublin, Pa., Joanna Mekosh, Hoschton, Donna Allen, Middleburg, Fla.; son, Peter Mekosh Jr., Jackson N.J.; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
A Funeral Mass will be held Wednesday, December 17, at 11 a.m., at the Ukranian Catholic Church in Warrington, Pa., with a visitation to be held one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in the St. John Neumann Cemetery in Chalfont, Pa.
In lieu of flowers, make memorials to the National Parkinson Foundation, Inc., Office of Development, 1501 NW 9th Ave./Bob Hope Rd., Miami, Fla. 33136-1494.
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, is in charge of arrangements.