Agnes Helen (Blasko) Negri
April 27, 1921 - October 3, 2012
Born: April 27, 1921
Place of Birth: Coaldale, Pennsylvania
Death: October 3, 2012
Place of Death: Coaldale, Pennsylvania
Occupation: Worked in former local garment factories, Van Heusen Company in Coaldale, PA and Tami Sportwear in Tamaqua, PA.
Organizations: Former member of Ss. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church prior to its closing & the church's Choir and Guild; Member of Coaldale Legion & Coaldale Rod & Gun Club; Life member of Coaldale VFW
Preceded in Death By
Husband, James Negri; Father, Joseph Blasko; Mother, Julia (nee Krajcovic) Blasko; Brother, Frank Blasko; Brother, Rudy Blasko; Brother, Dominic Blasko; Brother, Edward Blasko; Sister, Mary Nylen; Sister, Velma Coster.
Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, 307 Pine Street, Tamaqua, PA 18252
Agnes Helen Negri, 91, of Coaldale, PA died on Wednesday, October 3, 2012 in Coaldale, PA. She was the wife of the late James Negri who died in 1974. Born in Coaldale on April 27, 1921, Agnes was a daughter of the late Joseph and Julia (nee Krajcovic) Blasko. A 1940 graduate of the former Coaldale High School, she was employed by former local garment factories, Van Heusen Company in Coaldale and Tami Sportswear in Tamaqua. Prior to its closing, Agnes was a member of Ss. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church where she belonged to the church Guild and the church Choir. She was a member of the Coaldale Legion and the Coaldale Rod & Gun Club and a Life Member of the Coaldale VFW. Surviving her are Nephews and Nieces. In addition to her husband and parents, brothers, Frank, Rudy, Dominic, and Edward Blasko and sisters, Mary Nylen and Velma Coster predeceased her. Services will be announced.
Sunday October 7, 2012, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM at Gulla Funeral Home
Monday October 8, 2012, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM at Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic Church
Monday October 8, 2012, 10:00 AM at Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic Church
Monday October 8, 2012, 10:45 AM at Ss. Cyril & Methodius Cemetery
Sunday October 7, 2012, 7:00 PM at Gulla Funeral Home