Donna J. Firczak


Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory

Obituaries | The Tube City Almanac | September 19, 2023

Donna J. (Joll) Firczak, age 86, of Elizabeth and Forward Twp., passed away on Monday, September 18, 2023 at Southwestern Nursing Center. She was a member of Central Highlands Community United Methodist Church in Elizabeth Twp. and a former aide at William Penn Elementary School. She enjoyed going on cruises, traveling the world, and feeding family and friends. Born September 11, 1937 in Elizabeth, she was a daughter of the late Clyde and Gladys (Williams) Joll and wife of the late William R. Firczak. She is survived by sons, Dr. Scott (Susan) Firczak of Mt. Ulla, NC and Rick A. (Vickie) Firczak of Mooresville, NC; also, nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by son, Randy A. Firczak, and brother, Melvin "Duck" Joll. Friends will be received in the Paul E. Bekavac Funeral Home, 221 North Second Avenue, Elizabeth on Thursday, September 21, 2023 from 5-7 PM and at Central Highlands Community United Methodist Church on Friday, September 22, 2023 from 11 AM until the time of service at 12 Noon with the Rev. Adam Stump officiating. Burial will follow in Round Hill Cemetery, Elizabeth Twp. Memorial contributions may be made to Central Highlands Community United Methodist Church, 100 Timothy Drive, Elizabeth, PA 15037. Offer condolences at

Originally published September 19, 2023.

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