Katharine (Hrubecky) Rojik, age 84, passed away peacefully, on Monday, May 11, 2020. Katharine was born July 1, 1935, in Neenah, WI, to George and Magdalene Hrubecky. She is survived by her brother Fred and now has joined her other three brothers, Jim, Tom, and George in her heavenly reward. She was the beloved wife of 59 years to Paul Rojik; loving mother of Paula (George) Gannon, Kathy (Doug Berk) Rojik, Chris (Dave Romesberg) Rojik, and Greg (Sonya Chambers) Rojik; proud grandmother to three wonderful granddaughter, Jenna Gannon, Katie Gannon, and Emma Rojik. Katharine earned her Ph.D. from Pitt in 1986 and worked for many years for CCAC as a Continuing Education Administrator. Prior to that, she was the Girls Physical Director as Sarah Heinz House, the Recreational Administrator in Dayton, OH, and the School of Nursing Administrator for Allegheny General Hospital. Katharine sang with the Musicantors of the North Hills, the North Hills Corale, and the St. Mary’s and St. Sebastian Choirs. She loved playing her guitar, traveling, gardening, sailing, and book club. We will greatly miss her outgoing personality, her beautiful voice, her wonderful stories, and her words of wisdom and encouragement in our lives. A private viewing and burial will be held by the family. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, September 19, 2020, at 10 AM Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish/ St. Teresa of Avila Church, Ross Twp.. Donations may be sent to Presbyterian Senior Care Foundation: 1215 Hulton Road, Oakmont PA 15139 OR WWW.SRCARE.ORG/Donate-now. Arrangements made by the Bock Funeral Home, LTD., Glenshaw.
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