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Obituary for Rochelle A. Volinsky
Rochelle A. “Shelly” Volinsky, 67, of B’nai B’rith Apartments Allentown formerly of Catasauqua died Wednesday, November 12, 2008. Born in Catasauqua, she was the daughter of Harry E. “Pat” and Bernice G. (Messinger) Holtzleicer. Shelly worked as a beautician for 40 years; Ten years for her mother at Bernice’s Beauty Salon and owned/operated a salon in her home, Shelly’s Beauty Salon, for 30 years. She was in charge of membership at NCA Board of Lehigh Valley Cosmetology Affiliate #11. She was also a volunteer for B’nai B’rith Nutrition Center. Surviving are her daughters Lisa J., wife of Kevin J. Podsaid of Michigan and Brenda L. Kovalchick, companion of Chris R. Jones of Emerald. A brother, Larry T., husband of Sharon Holtzleicer of Minnesota. Grandsons Michael and Christopher Kovalchick and Kevin Podsaid, III. Granddaughter Tara Jones, Great Grandchildren, Alisha and Ashtin Jones, Tyler Kovalchick and Jayden Kovalchick. Cousins, Jean Kennedy and Sandy Heckman. She was preceded in death by her father, mother and brother Kenneth. Funeral services will be held at 1:30pm Saturday November 15, 2008 at the Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc., 234 Walnut Street, Catasauqua, 18032. Call from 12:30-1:30pm at the funeral home.