Lisa Hinz

Lisa Hinz, 50, of Wilkes-Barre died Friday, March 1, 2013 at Hospice Community Care.

Born March 18, 1962 in Kingston, she was a daughter of the late Judith Glaush Wolfe and Willard Hinz. Lisa was a 1980 graduate of Wyoming Valley West High School.

Lisa was a nursing aide at the Department of Veteran Affairs Medical Center and Summit Nursing Home for many years. Prior to her illness, she was an environmental aide at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.

A nephew, Cody Reilly, died Nov. 2, 2011.

She will be greatly missed by her children, Heather, Jeremy, Carrie and Ryan Hinz; grandchildren, Allison Adams and Connor Snitko; sisters, Kathy Reed, Judith Martindale and Denise Wolfe; brothers, Kelly and George Bardo; other family and friends.

Celebration of Lisa's life will be held privately by her family.

Arrangements are by McLaughlin's – The Family Funeral Service. Permanent messages and memories can be shared with Lisa's family at

Published in Citizens' Voice on Mar. 4, 2013