Leota G. Fulkersin, 93, of Wyoming passed away Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
Born in Pittston, she was the daughter of the late Leroy and Carolyn Adams Griffin. She was a graduate of Pittston High School, Class of 1938. Mrs. Fulkersin resided in Pittston before relocating to Wyoming in 1945. Prior to her retirement, she was employed by Townend Furniture for 28 years. She was a member of the Pittston United Methodist Church and the Frances Slocum 194 Daughters of America and was also a member of the Methodist Women.
Preceding her in death was her husband, Billy B. Fulkersin; and brothers, Lester, Adam, Willis and Donald Griffin.
Surviving are her son, Roy Fulkersin Sr. and his wife, Ruby, Trucksville; grandson, Roy Fulkersin Jr., Easton, Md.; nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at noon Monday at the Metcalfe-Shaver-Kopcza Funeral Home Inc., 504 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming, with the Rev. Lynn Tompkins officiating.
Interment will be in Memorial Shrine Park, Carverton.
Friends may call Monday from 10 a.m. until time of service.