A Mass of Resurrection for Veronica "Ronnie” A. Hebda, 95, formerly of Hidy Ave., will be held on Wednesday, June 29, 2011 at 12:00 p.m. at Sacred Heart Church in Massena. Friends and family may be received on Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery. Ronnie as she was fondly known by friends and family passed away on June 23, 2011 in Upstate Hospital in Syracuse.
She is survived by her daughters, Martha and husband Rick LaRue of Oswego, Elizabeth and husband James Reynolds of New Milford, CT; three grandchildren, Stephanie, and Matthew LaRue, and Andrew Reynolds; several nieces and nephews. Three sisters and two brothers predeceased her, Sophia Grow, Catherine Dziewisz, and Frances Clasen, Steve and Anthony Dziewisz .
Ronnie was born on September 9, 1915 in Niagara Falls, NY the daughter of Anthony and Catherine (Duda) Dziewisz. She married Edward R. Hebda in 1955 at St. Mary's Church in Massena. Mr. Hebda predeceased her on February 9, 1990. Ronnie was a library clerk at the Massena Public Library, retiring in 1984.
She was a long time member of the Massena Memorial Hospital Auxiliary volunteering in the gift shop. Ronnie was a member of the L.C.B.A. and volunteered at St. Vincent De Paul Society in Massena.
For the past five years Ronnie had been residing in Oswego with her daughter Martha. At the family's request memorial contributions may be made to Trinity Catholic Endowment Fund of Sacred Heart Church. Online condolences may be made to www.phillipsmemorial.com