Connie Pysell, 69, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, February 8, 2020.
Connie was born in Akron on October 7, 1950 and was a member of St. Elia Orthodox Church in Akron. She was an avid bowler, euchre player, and bingo player. She was a huge wrestling fan and enjoyed going to local wrestling shows. She loved the NY Yankees and the character Tweety Bird.
Connie was preceded in death by her parents Nick & Vurlie (Phillips) Horoschak; step-mother Bettie Horoschak; brother Nicholas Horoschak & sister Martha Burgess; brother-in-law David Burgess; aunts & uncles Julia Sikora, Nancy & Malcolm Simpson, John Horoschak, Mary Ramnytz, Sam Letta, as well as many others. She is survived by her daughter & son-in-law Nikki & David Majewski; grandsons Nicholas & Alexander Majewski, whom she dearly loved; unbiological grandchildren Robert & Joseph Benson, Kendra & Chessa Vandever, along with other family members and loving friends, including Kathleen Gill, Rosemary Simpson, Joe Samples, & Darell Ball; in-laws Shade & Majewski families and many ladies from the Barberton Moose.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, Feb. 13, from 5-6:30 pm & a Parastas will take place at 6:30 pm at the Anthony Funeral Home Kucko-Anthony-Kertesz Chapel, 1990 S. Main St. in Akron. A funeral service will take place on Friday, Feb. 14, at 10:30 am at St. Elia the Prophet Orthodox Church 64 W. Wilbeth Rd. in Akron, where Connie will lie in state for one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow at St. Nicholas Cemetery. (Kucko-Anthony-Kertesz Chapel, AKRON)