Ilse M. Duralia, 93, formerly of Derry died Thursday March 8, 2018 in Excela Westmoreland Hospital. She was born January 22, 1925 in Kopfing, Austria a daughter of the late Anton and Anna Brand Meschik.
Ilse was a member of St. Martin Roman Catholic Church and had retired from Torrance State Hospital having worked in food service. She loved spending time with family, playing cards and volunteering at the Senior Citizen Centers.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Thomas H. Duralia and two brothers; Godfrey and Herbert Meschik.
She is survived by her children; Thomas P. Duralia of Uniontown, R. Daniel Duralia (Kimberly) of Blairsville, Patricia Krinock of Canton, Michigan, Anita Kozusko (Rick) and Sharon Marcinik (Joe) all of Latrobe. Ten grandchildren; Robbie Duralia (Dana Krause), Jessica Pribicko (Andy), Matt Kozusko (Jamie), Danny Paul Kozusko (Lauren), Meghan Mays (Ben), Rachel Marinchek (Shawn), Renee Ramage (Chris), Jayson Marcinik (Lauri), Julie and Joey Marcinik. Ten great grandchildren.
Friends will be received Sunday from 2-4 and 6-8pm at the McCabe Funeral Home, 300 W. Third Avenue, Derry, where a blessing service will be conducted Monday at 10am with Father Salvatore Lamendola.
Interment will follow in the St. Vincent Cemetery.