Jane T. Lucas

Jane T. Lucas passed away Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.

She was born in West Pittston on Jan. 3, 1933, daughter of the late Rollin and Dorothy Snover Tonkin. She was a 1950 graduate of West Pittston High School.

Jane was a member of First Baptist Church, Pittston, Wyoming Chapter 1 Order of the Eastern Star, where she served twice as worthy matron.

She enjoyed reading and crossword puzzles.

Jane spent time traveling with her husband and lived in Germany for five years.

She was preceded in death by her husband, George in 1994; and brother, Rollin Tonkin Jr.

She is survived by her daughters, Suzanne Lucas, Edwardsville; and Barbara Lucas, Johns Creek, Ga.; brother, Robert Tonkin and wife, Patty, Brookville; one niece and two nephews.

The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in Howell-Lussi Funeral Home, 509 Wyoming Ave., West Pittston. The Rev. James Breese, her pastor, will officiate. Friends may call at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until service time at 1 p.m. Saturday. Interment will be in West Pittston Cemetery.

Funeral Home

Howell-Lussi Funeral Home
509 Wyoming Avenue West Pittston, PA 18643
(570) 654-3741

Published in Citizens' Voice from Feb. 7 to Feb. 8, 2013