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Veronica Skilonger

October 3, 2006

Veronica L. Skilonger, 74, of West Sperling Street, West Wyoming, died Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2006, in Hospice Community Care Unit, Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre.

Born Jan. 30, 1932, in West Wyoming, she was a daughter of the late Louis and (Ptaszek) Kwiatkowski. She was a member of Our Lady of Sorrows Church, West Wyoming. Prior to her retirement, she was employed in the garment industry and was a member of ILGWU. She was a member of the Senior Citizens of West Wyoming and the Red Hat Society, Plains Township.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank, and a brother, Louis.

Surviving are a son, Thomas Sr., and his wife, Patricia Dobish, Wyoming; daughter Ann Marie, at home; grandson Thomas Jr., West Pittston; granddaughter Amy, Edwardsville; great-grandson Matthew, Wyoming; sisters Pauline Sieminski, New Jersey; Mary Ann Paluck, Wyoming; Ann Turon, West Wyoming.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday from Bednarski Funeral Home, 168 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. in Our Lady of Sorrows Church, West Wyoming. Interment will be in St. John the Baptist Cemetery, Cedar Street, Exeter. Friends may call today from 6 to 9 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to West Wyoming Ambulance Association.

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