Veronica C. Petroski
February 27, 1927 - December 19, 2020
Veronica C. Petroski, age 93, of West Grove, PA, and formerly of New Castle, DE, passed away on Saturday, December 19, 2020.
Born on February 27, 1927, in Northumberland, PA, she was a daughter of the late Walter and Nellie (Snitski) Wisniewski. Veronica made her living as a cashier for a local gift shop. As a pious woman, she was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church for more than five decades. Veronica enjoyed cooking, taking care of her home, and traveling. She explored Hawaii, Alaska, and the Vatican. Veronica loved spending time with her family, especially during the holidays. She will always be remembered for her quirky QVC shopping habit.
In addition to her parents, Veronica was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Petroski, a brother and sister. She is survived by her children, Edward G. Petroski of Elkton, MD, Ronald V. Petroski of Orlando, FL, and Bruce J. Petroski of New Castle; a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 9 am until 10 am on Tuesday, January 5, 2021, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11 am at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 12 Winder Road, New Castle, DE. A private interment will be held at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Bear, DE. Face masks will be required for all in attendance.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Veronica’s memory to the Food Bank of Delaware, 222 Lake Drive, Newark, DE 19702.