Mildred Sierko

Mildred B. Sierko (nee Bedley), of the Mayfair section of Philadelphia, formerly of Nicetown, passed away on August 25th, 2018, at the age 89. Beloved wife of the late Edward Sierko, dear mother of the late Mildred Lopuszanski (nee Sierko). Survived by her loving sons Edward, Michael (Kris) and Joseph (Laurie Shepler). Devoted grandmother of Melissa (Rob), Danielle (Anthony), Amanda (Michael) and Deneen (Michael), Great Grandmother of Sierra, Emilia, Winter, Angelina, Maci and Wyatt She is survived by many nieces and nephews. Mildred was the daughter of the late John Bedley and Cora Ilin (nee Leach) and step-daughter of the late Vichente Ilin. Mildred was also preceded in death by her brothers John and Charles and by her sisters Cora, Julia and Patricia. Mildred was a longtime member of St. Ladislaus Parish and variety of area casinos. Whether you knew her as mom, grandmom, gram, granny, Milly or Mrs. Sierko; she will be remembered as a sweet loving woman who would talk to everyone she met and would do what ever she could for those in need. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her viewing and funeral on  Thursday August 30th from 9:30AM to 11:00AM at McCafferty Funeral & Cremation Inc. 6711 Frankford Ave.(between Unruh & Knorr Sts) There will be a Prayer Service at 11:00AM in the Funeral Home. Burial to follow In Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of Flowers please make donations in Mildred’s memory to VNA Hospice of Philadelphia, 3300 Henry Ave. Phila, PA 19129 or a charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated.