Josephine Niziolek, 97, of Philadelphia, a native of Mahanoy City, passed away Sunday at Shenandoah Manor Nursing Center. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday at Saint Teresa of Calcutta Parish, Mahanoy City. Friends and family may call from 9 a.m. until the time of the Mass at the church. Interment will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, Mahanoy City. The family prefers donations to St. George Church, 2700 E. Venango St., Philadelphia, PA 19134. Louis D. Truskowsky Funeral Home & Crematory Inc., Mahanoy City, is in charge of arrangements. Visit www.truskowskyfuneralhome.com to sign the guest book and send sympathy cards.