Marilyn J. Luczynski Edwards Storey, 73, of Rome, passed away on Monday, April 9, 2012. She was born June 9, 1938, in Rome, the daughter of Felix and Josephine Zdziebko Luczynski. She was a graduate of Rome Free Academy.
Marilyn worked for several area retailers, most recently for SavOn in Verona.
Mrs. Storey was a member of Transfiguration Church and the Rome Polish Home. She was formerly a member of the Westmoreland Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary.
Family and friends will remember her for her love of sewing, from Baptism and Wedding gowns to everything in between. She was also an accomplished floral arranger.
She is survived by her mother, Josephine, of Rome; four daughters and sons-in-law, Theresa and Dennis LaLonde of Rome, Pamela (Penny) and William Merriman of Vernon, Cheryl and Brian Potocki of Rome, and Tina and John Abbott of Rome; a "special daughter", Joan Donley, of Westmoreland; a sister, Sr. Christina (Marie) Luczynski, CSSF, of Rome; two brothers and a sister-in-law, Paul Luczynski, of Rome, and Joseph and Georgine Luczynski, of Rome; eleven grandchildren, Dennis LaLonde Jr., Mark (Linda) LaLonde, Danielle (Mike) DiIanni, Tara LaLonde, William, Brandi and Katie Merriman, Brian (Tereasa Coss) Potocki II, Lauren Potocki, and Jake and Nicole Abbott; three great-grandchildren, Gabriel DiIanni, and Colton and Rieley Potocki; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. She was predeceased by her father, Felix Luczynski; and a brother, Donald Luczynski.
Funeral services will be held on Friday at Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, Inc., 418 N. George St., Rome, at 12:15 p.m. and Transfiguration Church at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Paul Angelicchio officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 4-7 p.m.
You may view the obituary and send message of sympathy at www.nunnandharper.com.