Florence M. (Mizenko) SprockMay 11, 1937 ~ November 21, 2017 (age 80)
Florence M. Sprock, 80, of Unity Township, died Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, at her home. She was born May 11, 1937, in Pleasant Unity, a daughter of the late John Mizenko and Barbara L. (Shuster) Mott. Prior to retirement, she worked more than 30 years at Latrobe Area Hospital, was a tax preparer at H&R Block then had her own tax service from her home. Florence was a member of St. Florian Catholic Church and its Altar Society, and she with her husband, George, received the Discipleship award in 2010. She started the LAH Federal Credit Union, was active in St. Florian School PTO, where she is remembered for organizing roller skating and hot lunches for students, and was a past president of American Field Service of Latrobe High School. She served as financial secretary of the First Catholic Slovak Union Branch No. 181, was a member of VFW Post 8643 Ladies Auxiliary and was also active many years as a Unity Township Democratic committee person. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, George A. Sprock; son, George F. Sprock; and her stepfather, Steve Mott. She is survived by two daughters, Barbara A. Spencer and husband, James, of Frederick, Md., and Karen M. Hunka, of Unity Township; her daughter-in-law, Wendy L. Sprock, of Pleasant Unity; 11 grandchildren, Katharine, Matthew, Anne, Joshua, Jacob, Trevor, Anna, Katie, Jonathon, George and Sarah; a great-grandson, Aliqui; two stepsisters, Melanie Rinaldi and Rebecca Thomas; two stepbrothers, Stephen and Michael Mott; and several nieces and nephews. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the LEO M. BACHA FUNERAL HOME INC., 2072 Route 130, Pleasant Unity. Prayers will begin at 9:30 A.M. Saturday in the funeral home followed by a funeral Mass to be celebrated at 10 a.m. in St. Florian Catholic Church, United, with the Rev. John A. Sedlak as celebrant. Interment will follow in St. Florian Cemetery, Mt. Pleasant Township. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to St. Florian Building Fund, PO Box 187, United, PA 15689 or Laurel Faith in Action, PO Box 854, Latrobe, PA 15650.www.bachafh.com.