Kristie Lynn Taylor

Kristie Lynn Taylor, 26, of Hunlock Creek passed away peacefully at home Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012.

She was born April 26, 1986, in Nesbitt Hospital, Kingston.

Kristie graduated from Lake Lehman High School in 2004. She lettered twice in cheerleading and was part of the team who took the fifth place in the National Competition in Walt Disney World.

She was employed by Hart Hanks and Northeast Pennsylvania Area Agency on Aging, where she worked as a licensed cosmetologist.

Kristie was a loving mother, daughter, sister, niece and friend who will be sadly missed by all.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Ryan Nicole Taylor; and grandparents, Marcia Ann and Richard Hudson; Nancy and Dominick DiVeronica.

Kristie is survived by her son, Taylor Ryan Sult; her father, Kenneth Taylor, with whom she resided; stepmother, Sandra Johns, Hunlock Creek; mother, Kelly DiVeronica Stair; stepfather, Henry Scharff; brother, Anthony DiVeronica, Harveys Lake; grandfather, Merle E. Taylor, Hunlock Creek; stepbrothers, Richard and Andrew Johns, Hunlock Creek; and Jesse, Eric, Brian and Tyler Scharff, Harveys Lake; godparents, Merle and Mary Ann Taylor, Hunlock Creek; aunts, Linda Brayton, Canastota, N.Y.; Judy Dennee, Acworth, Ga.; and Judy McGovern, Harveys Lake; fiance, Mark Sult, Shickshinny; several uncles, cousins and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m. Thursday from Curtis L. Swanson Funeral Home Inc., Routes 29 and 118, Pikes Creek, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. from Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Lake Silkworth, with the Rev. Richard Fox officiating. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. Interment will be in Lehman Center Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Susan B. Komen Foundation at

Online condolences may be made at

Published in Citizens' Voice from Oct. 8 to Oct. 9, 2012