Iola F. Milford

Iola F. Milford, 92, entered into eternal rest Friday, Jan. 31, 2013, at the Meadows Nursing Home, Dallas.

Born in Mountain Top, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Frances Sieber Richards.

She was a member of Firwood Methodist Church, Wilkes-Barre.

She had worked at the Heavenly Shoes and Sea Isle factories and was last employed as a teacher's aide for special education by Heights Murray School in the foster grandparent program.

Iola was preceded in death, in addition to her parents, by her husband, Robert, in 1972; brother, Harry Richards Jr.; and great-granddaughter, Shannon Krejdovski.

She is survived by sons, Robert, Dallas; and Paul and his wife, Marlene, Luzerne; daughter, Harriet McGuire and her husband, William, South Carolina; sister, Myra Lines, York; and her nine grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and her great-great-granddaughter.

Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.

McCune Funeral Home, Mountain Top, is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Published in Citizens' Voice on Feb. 1, 2013