Helen T. Skiro

Helen T. Skiro, 85, of East Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, died peacefully with her three sons by her bedside, Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, in Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township.

Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Vincent and Helen Shuleski Grisko.

She was a member of Ss. Peter and Paul Church, Hudson section of Plains Township, and was a graduate of Plains High School.

Prior to her retirement, she worked as a seamstress in the garment industry.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Basil (Wesley) Skiro; and a sister, Elizabeth Wysocki; and brothers, William and Stanley (Sonny) Grisko.

Surviving are her children, Ronald and Richard Skiro, Miners Mills; and Dennis Skiro, Hudson; grandchildren, Kristy Lee, Matthew and Nathan; and a great-granddaughter, Roslyn. Also surviving is her sister Roseann Corrigan, Miners Mills.

Funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday from the Yeosock Funeral Home, 40 S. Main St., Plains Township, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in Ss. Peter and Paul Church.

Interment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, Hudson.

Relatives and friends may call 8:30 a.m. until time of service Tuesday at the funeral home.

Funeral Home

Yeosock Funeral Home - Plains
40 South Main Street  Plains, PA 18705
(570) 823-1001

Published in Citizens' Voice from Oct. 26 to Oct. 27, 2013