Monday, December 15, 2008

Caleb's Obituary

After a brave battle with Trisomy 18, Caleb Alex Ofcansky, infant son of Lindsey M. Ofcansky, of Greensburg, was born to Heaven Friday, December 12, 2008 at Magee Women's Hospital, Pittsburgh. He was predeceased by his great-grandmother, Mollie Ofcansky-Freed and an uncle, Alex M. Ofcansky. In addition to his mother, Caleb is survived by his grandparents William E. and Debi Ofcansky, of Greensburg and aunt and godmother, Kourie Ofcansky, of Greensburg and aunt, Amy Schade, her husband Laddie and their children Kiennen, Nicholas and Kierstin of Irwin. He is also survived by great-grandfathers William Ofcansky, of North Versailles and Richard Freed, of Squirrel Hill, great-uncles Harrold Ofcansky and his wife Rene, of White Oak, David Ofcansky and his wife Kim, of Pitcarin, and John Ofcansky, great-aunts Faye Kirkling and her husband Michael of Greensburg, and Sandra Richardson, of Newnan, GA, godmother Staci Gressley, her husband Justin and daughter Alexis, of Indiana and cousins Lori, her husband Vito and son Matteo, Savannah, GA, Jessica and Neveah Immel, Ashley Smith, Sarah Richardson, Amanda Dukes, Nathan, Holly and John Ofcansky. A private memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the BARNHART FUNERAL HOME, 505 E. Pittsburgh St., Greensburg. Private interment will be in St. Clair Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations should be made to the Trisomy 18 Foundation in Caleb's memory at

1 comment:

boltefamily said...

There are just no words. What an amazing mommy you are!