Elda Mae Weidow, 85 formerly of Hunlock Creek, passed away Friday, February 21, 2014 at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
She was born on January 27, 1929 in Hunlock Creek a daughter of the late Jay Carlton and Sara Rittenhouse Croop. Elda had resided in Hanover Township and Nanticoke for many years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Stuart Weidow, grandchildren, Bernie and Billie Jo and a sister, Joyce Croop.
Surviving are daughters, Sally Zeske, Plains Township, Monica Toluba and husband, Fred, Hanover Township, Debra Rinehamer and husband, William, Nanticoke, and Tracey Weidow and fiancé, John Butz, Hanover Township, a son, Stuart Weidow, Jr., Nanticoke, 15 grandchildren, numerous great- grandchildren, and one great-great-grandson.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 12 noon from the Clarke Piatt Funeral Home, Inc., 6 Sunset Lake Road, Hunlock Creek with the Rev. Terry Hughes, pastor of Hunlock Creek United Methodist Church, officiating.
Interment will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Pikes Creek.
Friends may call on Wednesday from 9 a.m. until time of the service at the funeral home.