Edith (Jones) Placek, 86, of Coraopolis, passed at Allegheny General Hospital on Thursday, January 13, 2022, after a brief illness. Edith was one of twelve children born to the late George and Savannah (Mixter) Jones. On April 7, 2017, she was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Charles Placek. In addition to her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by nine siblings. Beloved mother of Charles “Chuck” (Marie), Howard “Dale” (Linda) and Lonnie Placek; sister of Donald and Glenn Jones; grandmother of Charles, Sabrina, Colleen (Jason), Amanda (Aaron) and Kristin; also, eleven great grandchildren. Edith loved to cook and always made her home welcoming to family and friends. She loved Christmas, extensively decorated her home, and enjoyed entertaining friends. Edith was a collector of angels and piano dolls. Visitation Thursday (Jan. 20) 2-4, 6-8 at Copeland’s Coraopolis, 867 Fifth Ave. where service will be held on Friday (Jan. 21) at 12 Noon. Burial will follow in Coraopolis Cemetery.
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