Anne G. Pawelek

25 Sep 2020 | 02:06

Anne G. Pawelek, a lifetime resident of Warwick, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020, at Garnet Medical Center in the Town of Wallkill. She was 87 years old.

Born Nov. 15, 1932, she was the daughter of Florence (Luft) and Fred Urbin.

Prior to her retirement, Anne was an investment advisor for Warwick Savings Bank for 27 years.

Anne was a member of the Warwick Seniors. She always looked forward to the Wednesday meetings. She also enjoyed going to her weekly hair appointment at Lucy’s Salon; watching Jeopardy! and Wheel of Fortune; cooking for her family; and playing cards with her sister, Nancy.

Anne is survived by her daughter, Cheryl Karas, and her husband, Paul; two grandsons: Christopher Karas and Philip Karas; sister Nancy Auberger; and many nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband, Joseph H. Pawelek Sr., son Joseph H. Pawelek Jr. and brother Fred Urbin.

In order to honor Anne’s final wishes, services will be private.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Center for Discovery, 31 Kinnebrook Road, Harris, NY 12742.

Arrangements were made by Lazear-Smith & Vander Plaat Memorial Home, 17 Oakland Ave., Warwick. To send an online condolence, visit