Dorothy (Macko) Gluc

Dorothy (Macko) Gluc, 91, of Wilkes-Barre passed away Monday, April 29, 2013, at Golden Living Center-Summit, Wilkes-Barre.

She was born in Scranton on Feb. 6, 1922, a daughter of the late Carl and Rose Jacoby Kiesling.

She was a member of St. Andrew's Parish in Wilkes-Barre and a longtime member of St. Boniface Church in Wilkes-Barre.

Dorothy was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Andrew Macko, and by her second husband, Stanley Gluc. She was also preceded in death by her son, Andrew Macko; brothers, Jack, Edward (Buddy) and Raymond Kiesling; and sisters, Gertrude Gacek and Mary Cohen.

She is survived by her sons, Richard Macko and his wife, Carol, Wilkes-Barre; and Stanley Gluc and his wife, Judy, Wapwallopen; daughters, Rose Klepaski, Mountain Top; and Theresa Kluchinski and her husband, Leonard, Laurel Run; daughter-in-law: Christina (Tina) Macko, Wilkes-Barre; 14 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter; nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m. Saturday from Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Ave., Wilkes-Barre, with a Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 10 a.m. in St. Andrew's Parish, 316 Parrish St., Wilkes-Barre. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Township. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of the Sacred Heart, 600 Baltimore Drive, Suite 7, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702.

Online condolences may be sent by visiting Dorothy's obituary at

Published in Citizens' Voice on May 1, 2013