Erin Marie Jedlowski, 23, of Lower Burrell, died Sunday, July 15, 2012, of injuries sustained in an auto accident July 1, 2012, in Tennessee, while traveling to do missionary work.
She was born December 12, 1988, in New Kensington, daughter of Darryl H. and Kim Todt Jedlowski, and had been a lifelong resident of the community.
She was director of missions and youth for First United Methodist Church in Waynesburg.
A 2007 graduate of Burrell High School, she was a member of Karen’s Blue Angels, a baton-twirling organization and, along with her teammates, won a national championship in the sport. She also was an individual champion. She was a majorette in the marching band and a member of the track team and school newspaper. She attended the University of Pittsburgh, graduating in 2011 with a bachelor of arts in English writing. While in college, she worked at Jumonville, a church camp near Uniontown, in a variety of jobs.
She was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church in Lower Burrell, where she was in the Black Light Ministry and a member of Bethel Youth Group.
She enjoyed baton twirling and missionary work.
Surviving are her parents, Darryl and Kim Todt Jedlowski; a sister, Kristin (Nathan) O’Connor of Monroeville; a nephew; her grandmother, Mary Mazza Jedlowski of New Kensington; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Henry Jedlowski, and her grandmother Patricia Smith-Todt.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Scholarship for Mission Trips, c/o Waynesburg United Methodist Church, 112 North Richill Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370; or Bethel Campership, c/o Bethel United Methodist Church, 150 Alder Street, Lower Burrell PA 15068.