Daria Petry, 56, St. Anthony

Daria Petry 56, of St. Anthony, lost her battle to cancer on Saturday, July 7, 2018, at the Linda E. White Hospice House in Evansville.

Daria was born to Dolores (White) Wigodinski and Dennis Wigodinski on December 6, 1961, at Saint Peter’s University Hospital in New Brunswick, New Jersey.

Daria graduated from East Brunswick Vocational Technical High School where she received her cosmetology license. She practiced cosmetology for many years in New Jersey while pursuing a real estate license. After earning her real estate and insurance license in New Jersey, she moved to Dale, Indiana.

Daria married her husband, Michael Petry, on March 9, 2001, in Sevier County, Tennessee.

Daria enjoyed working for The United State Postal Service. She began her career in Huntingburg and Jasper, eventually becoming the NFTI in Holland.

Daria is survived by her husband, Michael Petry of St. Anthony; her parents, Dolores (White) and Dennis Wigodinski of Jamesburg, New Jersey; her children, Derek Wigodinski and his wife Kim of Jasper, Kevin Brown and his wife Brittney of Chicago, Illinois, and Michael W. Petry of St. Anthony; her stepsons, Chad Petry and his wife Leslie of Holland, and Adam Petry and his wife Leslie of Birdseye; her four siblings, Denise McPherson (Brad) of Winslow, Dennis Wigodinski (Bobby) of Beachwood, New Jersey, Debra Gogel (Chris) of LaGrange, Georgia, and Darlene Alexandersen (Michael) of Bordentown, New Jersey; her 13 grandchildren, Damien, Deontae, Mikayla, Passion, Haley, Brody, Marley, Chloe, Nathaniel, Liam, Laney, Emerson and Rayce; and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.

Daria’s life will be remember at 3 p.m. on August 4, 2018, in a Celebration of Life Memorial Service held at Victory Temple Assembly of God, 4245 Baden Strasse, Jasper.




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