Mona Lou Erickson Prychidniak, age 90 of White Oak, died Thursday, November 12, 2020 surrounded by her family. Born in McKeesport on June 12, 1930, the daughter of the late Louis Erickson and Mona Cooper Erickson of McKeesport. She was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Harold Prychidniak.
Mona was an original Weight Watchers employee at the YWCA in McKeesport and was her McKeesport Class of 1948 Reunion coordinator for 50 years. She was a homemaker and housewife who enjoyed sewing, baking and cooking, therapeutic coloring, reading, and travelling with her late husband.She is survived by her daughters, Kathy Roach of White Oak and Lori Stevens of Penn Township; granddaughters, Jocelyn Roach and Erin Roach both of White Oak. A gathering will be held at Strifflers of White Oak Cremation and Mortuary Services, 1100 Lincoln Way, White Oak, PA 15131 (Sue Striffler Galaski, supervisor, 412-678-6177) on Monday, November 16, 2020 from 3:00 pm until 8:00 pm. Funeral services will be Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 10 a.m. in the funeral home chapel. Burial to follow. Please practice all social distancing guidelines. To share a memory or condolence, visit strifflerfuneralhomes.com
Originally published November 13, 2020.