Genevieve (Jean) J. Wojcik, 81, of Morgantown, WV, formerly of Weirton, passed away Thursday, March 04, 2010 at her daughter's home. Born March 17, 1928 in Wheeling, WV, she was a daughter of the late Anthony and Josephine Rzepka Dobosz. She was also preceded in death by her husband Joseph F. Wojcik on July 5, 1999, brothers Bernard and Father Emil Dobosz. Mrs Wojcik was a homemaker, a longtime member of Sacred Heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church in Weirton, where she was a member of the Rosary Society, Christian Mothers and PTA. Most recently, she was a member of St. Luke Catholic Church in Morgantown. Jean is survived by her sons Dr. Joseph F. Wojcik, Jr. and his wife Chris Johnson of Kennebunk, Maine and Michael A. Wojcik and his wife Jane of Brookline, MA; daughters Jeanlynn M. Jozwiak and her husband Jeff and Karen L. Cimino and her husband Dan all of Pittsburgh, PA, Mary L. Holubeck and her husband Gary of St. Clairsville, OH and Patricia A. Royce and her husband Dale of Morgantown, with whom she made her home; grandchildren Ted Wojcik; Monica and Erica Wojcik; Nicole and Caity Jozwiak; Zachary, Audrey and Steven Royce; Matthew and Emily Cimino; Brett, Annie, Luke and Garrett Holubeck and brother Edward Dobosz and his wife Betty Mae of Fort Wayne, IN. The family would like to thank Morgantown Hospice, Visiting Homemakers and Senior MONS for the years of services taking care of Jean so she was able to enjoy her time with her family. She met wonderful caregivers, especially Melissa, Carol and Beverly. Jean's love of church and God were so evident. When her health was good, she was very active at Sacred Heart of Mary in various organizations, baking bread and making pierogi and paczki. Jean's work of art was her family. She loved being a mother and grandmother and always made sure of large family gatherings. Her legacy will be the close family unit she created. Through all her illness, she never complained and showed such great endurance. Her grandchildren have learned so much from her character, generosity and perseverance. Friends will be received Friday from 6-9pm at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton. Funeral Mass will be celebrated 9:30AM Saturday at Sacred Heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church. The Reverend Father Walter M. Jagela will officiate. Entombment will be in St. Paul Cemetery, Weirton. Memorial contributions may be made to Sacred Heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church, 200 Preston Avenue, Weirton, WV 26062.

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  1. Tricia, Dale and family, My heartfelt sympathy and prayers go out to you. Know that we are all thinking of you and your family during such a difficult time.

  2. Michael & Family, so sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. I remember as a kind and lovely lady when we attended Sacred Heart. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Christine Zucosky Kelly

  3. Dar Wojcik Family: On behalf of the children of the late Stanley & Mary Jane Tuchalski, please know of our deep sympathy and heartfelt prayers as you mourn your loss. Among the many memories I have of your mother is taking a Beginners Polish Class through WVNCC back in the late 1970’s. It was held in the old Weir Junior High Main Building downtown one evening a week. She and Bea Figlioli had such fun teaching us the language of our heritage. She was a jewel! Sincerely, Stas`

  4. Audrey and family, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your grandmother. I quickly learned how much you loved her and how dear she was to you. I will be keeping you, and your family, in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Sally Taylor

  5. Mary- So sorry for your loss. I know how much your mom meant to you all. I remember so many stories over the years you cherished and would share with us. We will keep you in our prayers. Patti Reddy

  6. To Michael & Family, We are so sorry about the loss of your Mom and you have our deepest condolences. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time.

  7. Dear Jean and family, We are so very sorry to learn of your Mom’s passing away. Even tho’ she had moved from Weirton, we so often thought of her … her continued cheerfulness was part of her that was so much admired. Know that our prayers are with you …May you all feel the loving presence of our Heavenly Father during this difficult grieving time Love and Prayers, Stan and Fran

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