Esther Petrello

Esther J. Petrello of Gateway Apartments, Edwardsville, entered into eternal rest Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013.

Born in the Browntown section of Pittston Township, she was a daughter of the late Ralph and Mamie Shard Petrello.

Esther was employed by A.E. Morris Jewelers in Pittston and Wilkes-Barre for many years before retiring.

Ten sisters and brothers preceded her in death.

She will be greatly missed by her loving nieces and nephews.

A private celebration of Esther's life was held Friday at McLaughlin's – The Family Funeral Service. Interment was in Denison Cemetery, Swoyersville.

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Published in Citizens' Voice on Feb. 2, 2013