In Loving Memory of Dr. Carolyn T. Shegelski
Dr. Carolyn T. ShegelskiRoaring Brook Township, PA ~ Date of Service: Privately held
Dr. Carolyn T. Shegelski, Roaring Brook Township, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, passed away Monday morning in the Intensive Care Unit at Community Medical Center in Scranton. She was the wife of Henry Shegelski. Up to and even through a series of recent illnesses, she lived a life full of time spent with family and friends, enjoying basketball games, concerts and Broadway plays, decorating and shopping, travel especially to NYC and Florida and a fulfilling career as an educator.
Born in Dunmore, she was the daughter of the late Chester and Sophie Wilga Kazmierski. Carolyn was a graduate of Dunmore High School, earned her undergraduate degree from Marywood University, and went on to obtain her masters and doctorate degree from Temple University along with numerous other certifications and honors. A lifelong commitment to education led her to a distinguished career which included a majority of it spent at the Monroe Career and Technical Institute where she most recently served as its Director. Other notable positions held include serving as Director of Graduate Teacher Education Program at Wilkes University, as well as Superintendent of Schools for Southern Fulton School District.
She was a loving, passionate and dedicated woman who will be extremely missed.
Also surviving are two daughters, Maryann Shegelski, New York, NY, and Elizabeth Warrick and her husband Jonathan, Orlando, FL, a grandson, Jonathan Warrick, Jr., Orlando, FL, a sister, Paula Shultz, Selinsgrove, PA, a brother, Richard Kazmierski, Bethlehem, PA, and nieces and nephews.
Funeral services are private at the convenience of the family.