Mary A. King, 93, of Bald Mountain Road, Bear Creek Township, died Thursday, December 1, 2011 at Hospice Community Care, Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late William and Julia Stephanko Andrews. Mary was a graduate of Coughlin High School, Class of 1935 and was formerly employed in the garment industry. She was a member of Holy Trinity RO Church, Miners Mills Senior Club, ILGWU, and the Red Hats.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Andrew; son, Andrew; brothers, John, Joseph; sisters, Anastasia, Vera Neishel, Julia Gabora.
Surviving are daughter, Joan Belcher, Bear Creek; brother, Basil, White House Station, N.J.; daughter-in-law, Rosalie King, Laflin; sister-in law, Rose Andrew, Bear Creek; friend, Betty Herbert, Bear Creek; nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held at 9 a.m. Monday from the Yeosock Funeral Home, 40 S. Main Street, Plains, with Requiem Services at 9:30 a.m. in Holy Trinity RO Church. Interment will be in Fern Knoll Burial Park, Dallas. Friends may call today from 4 to 7 p.m. with Parastas at 6 p.m. with Very Rev. David Shewczyk officiating.