Funerals were the family business
It’s very common for high school students to work part-time in their family’s business. It’s just a little bit different, however, when your father owns a funeral home. That was the case with Mildred Podolsky, more commonly known as Midge.
Her father, Andrew J. Podolsky, was born in Pittsburgh in 1898; her mother Elizabeth Roskos in Mt. Carmel a year later. Both were from Czechoslovakian families, and ended up in Farrell. [Read more…]