Carol Ann (Brenish) Paczkowski, 76, wife of David A. Paczkowski, passed away peacefully on Friday, June

3, 2022, at Chestnut Knoll in Boyertown.

Born in Hawk Run, PA, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Agnes (Smerick) Brenish.

Carol spent much of her career working for the state WIC (Women, Infant and Children) program. At

home, she loved to cook and bake and volunteered at her church, helping with food and clothing drives

for the less fortunate. A major passion was traveling and going on cruises with her husband. New

Orleans was a favorite destination.

Surviving along with her husband David of 55 years, is her son David A. Paczkowski Jr.; sisters Donna,

Betsy, Ann Marie, and Betty Ann; granddaughter Hannah Paczkowski; mother of Hannah - Kim

Paczkowski. Numerous nieces and nephews as well.

A memorial service will be held on Friday, June 10, 2022, at 2:00PM at Catagnus Funeral Home (711 N.

Franklin St., Pottstown, PA 19464). Visitation will also be held on Friday, June 10, 2022, from

12:00-2:00PM at the funeral home. Burial will be held privately by the family.

In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s

Association ( The family would also like to recognize the extraordinary service of the health

care workers at Chestnut Knoll. Thank you

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Aww, Dear Mrs. Paz. There are all kinds of fond childhood memories that included you. Sending Peace to Dave Sr and Jr. Love you Paz

~ Kathy Silverstein
6/6/2022 10:27:20 PM

My deepest condolences to you all at this time of loss. May you find peace in sharing your grief together with all those who care about you and cared about Carol.

~ Blair Davis San Francisco, CA
6/6/2022 8:43:23 PM

So sorry for your loss. Condolences to the family.

~ Bob and Diane Betsko
6/6/2022 6:03:47 PM

A life well spent, God speed. Our condolences to the family.

~ John Hrehocik
6/6/2022 2:33:00 PM