James E. Dziedzic, 75


James E. Dziedzic, 75, of Sciota Street, Corry, Pa., died Sunday, April 25, 2010, in Corry Memorial Hospital.

He was born October 5, 1935, in Erie, a son of the late John and Sophie Karwoski Dziedzic.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Luise Skerra Dziedzic, on Oct. 18, 1993. They were married in Corry on January 9, 1972.

He was also preceded in death by a sister, Marie McShane; a brother, John Pelensky; a stepgrandson, Ernest William Whaley III; and a stepgreat-grandson, Justin Wade Sandridge.

Jim is survived by four stepdaughters, Brigitte Langhurst and her husband, Larry, of Verona, Va., Rosemary Deemer and her husband, William, of Pittsburgh, Pa., Beatrice Crandall and her husband, Alan, of Dade City, Fla., and Patricia Foreman and her husband, James, of Corry; a stepson, Ernest William Whaley Jr. and his wife, Helen, of Moorehead City, N.C.; a sister, Joan Purzycki of Erie; 13 stepgrandchildren; 13 stepgreat-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.