Appeal from the Order of the Unemployment Compensation Board of Review in case of In Re: Claim of Beverly L. Mrasz, No. B-150423.
Beverly L. Mrasz, petitioner, for herself.
David R. Confer, Assistant Attorney General, with him Richard Wagner, Chief Counsel, Assistant Attorney General, and Edward G. Biester, Jr., Attorney General, for respondent.
Judges Blatt, DiSalle and Craig, sitting as a panel of three. Opinion by Judge DiSalle.
Beverly L. Mrasz (Claimant) filed this petition for review from the order of the Unemployment Compensation Board of Review, dated October 24, 1977, denying her benefits pursuant to Section 402(e) of the Unemployment Compensation Law, Act of December 5, 1936, Second Ex. Sess., P.L. (1937) 2897, as amended, 43 P.S. § 802(e).
The Board made the following pertinent findings of fact:
1. The claimant was last employed for five years by Kennametal, Inc., [Kennametal] as a factory worker at the rate of $4.70 per hour, and her last day of work was June 3, 1977.
2. The claimant was on sick leave from June 6, 1977 to July 25, 1977 and was released by her physician as being able to return to work on July 25, 1977.
3. The claimant notified her employer of her release to return to work but requested that
she not return because she still did not feel completely well.
4. The claimant, during her conversation with the employer on July 25, 1977, asked for a personal leave of absence; she was informed that the granting of personal leaves of ...