Julia A. Slivensky Skelly, 92, of Greensburg, Pa. died Saturday April 27, 2019 at the Westmoreland Manor in Greensburg, Pa. She was born April 29, 1926 in Wyles, Pa. Daughter of the late Charles and Mary Bednar Slivensky. She was a member of Seven Dolors Catholic Church in Yukon, Pa. and was an active member of the Confraternity of Christian Mothers for many years. She was also an active member of the St. Vincent Basilica Parish Choir. During Julia’s life she loved to garden, grow flowers, bake, embroider exercise, bike and walked avidly up into her mid 80’s. Julia went ice skating til she was in her late 60’s and loved to drive her car. She was an avid traveler and often went to Sea Isle City, NJ where she would go to the beach. Julia was always very well dressed. And overall, the most important things in her life was the love she had for God, her children and her grand kids. She is preceded in death by both parents, her ex-husband Floyd Skelly, a son – Dr. Guy K. Skelly, three sisters – Mary, Anne and Frances and four brothers – Joseph, Charles (Chago), Andrew and George. She is survived by four children – Lois Robinson of Greensburg, Pa., Robert Skelly and wife Karen of New Freedom, Pa., Thomas J. Skelly of Ruffsdale, Pa. and Jane H. Keeports and husband Darryl of Landenberg, Pa., six grandchildren – Tommy, Sara, Susan, Caitlin, Ally and Aaron, three great grandchildren – Charlie, Henry and Adalyn Mae and a daughter in law Mary Skelly. Friends will be received from 5:00-7:30 pm on Monday April 29, 2019 at the Beatty-Rich Funeral Home, Inc. Rt 136 Madison, Pa 15663. A funeral mass will be held on Tuesday April 30, 2019 at 11:00 am at the Seven Dolors Catholic Church in Yukon, Pa with Fr. Richard Ulam O.S.B. officiating. Anyone wishing to attend the funeral mass is asked to go directly to the church 102 Center St. Yukon, Pa 15698. Interment will follow at the Seven Dolors Catholic Church Cemetery in Yukon, Pa. In lieu of flowers, the family wishes donations be made to Seven Dolors Catholic Church PO Box 308 Yukon, Pa 15698. To leave an online condolence, please visit www.beatty-richfuneralhome.com.
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