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Hedwig Urban

January 5, 1915 - December 6, 2015

Hedwig (Hedy) T. Urban, 100, passed away on December 6, 2015.  She was born in Bayonne, NJ.


She is preceded by death by her Husband, Stanley Urban and Daughter, Barbara J. Hankinson.


She is survived by her Sister Leocadia DeCarlo, Son Donald Gesek and wife Joan, Son-in-Law Stanley J. Hankinson and Daughters Ruth Urban and Barbara Butler, 19 Grand Children, 34 Great Grandchildren and 13 Great Great Grandchildren.


Hedy worked at Bell Labs in Whippany, NJ where she was in the Clerical Field.  During her retirement she enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.  She was always giving of herself and she was loved by all she came in contact with and will be greatly missed.


A Mass of Resurrection officiated by Fr. Esteban DeLeon will be held on Friday, December 18, 2015 at 10 AM at Star of the Sea Church , 1404 Pacific Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451. Interment will be at Our Lady of Czestochowa in Doylestown, Pennsylvania.


In lieu of flowers, donation may be made to Star of the Sea Church, Intrepid Hospice/National Hospice Foundation, 4510 Holland Office Park, Suite 503, Virginia Beach, VA 23452 or Visiting Angels Virginia Beach, 1700 Pleasure House Rd, Suite 104-B, Virginia Beach, VA 23455.  Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.altmeyerfh.com.

Service Information

Service Information

Date: Friday, December 18, 2015

Time: 10:00 am


Star of the Sea Catholic Church

1404 Pacific Ave.
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23451

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