Doris M. Hatmaker Kremitske

Doris M. Hatmaker Kremitske of Pittston Township passed away Monday, March 25, 2013, in Philadelphia.

Her husband of 57 years is Frank B. Kremitske.

Born July 13, 1935, in Pittston Township, she was a daughter of the late Clarence and Sarah Mary Boles Hatmaker.

She was a graduate of Pittston Township High School, Class of 1953, where she was a majorette in the marching band.

Doris was a member of the 61 Club of Suscon.

She was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She loved flowers and nature, along with sitting on her front porch. Doris also enjoyed family gatherings and cooking for the family. She will be greatly missed by all.

Surviving, in addition to her husband, are her sons, Frank Kremitske Jr. and Mark and wife, Diana Kremitske; daughters, Laurie and husband, Bob Kelly, Mary and husband, David Slezak, Donna and husband, Jerry Kipp, and Renee and husband, Danny Miller; grandsons, Bobby Kelly and Dylan Kelly; granddaughters, Ashley Kelly, Samantha Kelly, Devon Slezak, Taylor Miller, Marina Miller, Callie Kipp, Allison Kipp and Kasey Barbey; and sister, Helen Howell, West Pittston. Also surviving are numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her brother, David Hatmaker; grandson, David Slezak Jr.; and sister, Ellen Warunek.

Funeral services have been entrusted to Graziano Funeral Home Inc., Pittston Township. Viewing hours will be held at the funeral home from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday.

Funeral services will begin at 9:30 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held from Sacred Heart of Jesus Roman Catholic Church, Dupont, at 10 a.m. Monday. Interment services will take place in St. John's Cemetery, Duryea.

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Published in Citizens' Voice from Mar. 27 to Mar. 28, 2013