Lisa Marie Twardowski

Lisa Marie Twardowski, 52, of New York City passed away Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, after a brief illness.

She was born in Nanticoke and was the daughter of Bernard and Eleanor Ostaszewski Twardowski of Shavertown. She lived her younger years in Shavertown, graduating from Lehman High School.

Lisa majored in theater at Lycoming College and after completing college, she moved to New York City where she was active in theater, then to California where she spent many years pursuing a career in TV and theater. Upon moving back to New York City, she was active in show business and worked at the United Nations.

Lisa was preceded in death by her maternal grandmother and grandfather, Mary and Thomas Ostaszewski; and paternal grandparents, Mary and Stanley Twardowski.

Presently surviving, in addition to her parents, are a brother, Thomas and wife, Merilee, Liverpool, N.Y.

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

Arrangements are by the Grontkowski Funeral Home P.C. 51-53 W. Green St., Nanticoke.

Funeral Home

Grontkowski Funeral Home Pc
51-53 W Green St Nanticoke, PA 18634
(570) 735-3340

Published in Citizens' Voice on Jan. 19, 2014