Marion Rygelski

Marion Rygelski, 75, of Wilkes-Barre passed away peacefully after a lengthy illness, with her daughters by her side, on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, at Manorcare, Kingston.

Born in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 15, 1938, she was a daughter of the late Elwood and Nellie Park Wachs.

Prior to retiring, she was employed by Wilkes-Barre General Hospital in the environmental/housekeeping department for more than 20 years.

Marion enjoyed spending time with her daughters and grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her son, Brian Rygelski, and a brother, Elwood Wachs.

Surviving are her husband, Edward Rygelski; daughters, Jane Marlott and husband, Michael, White Haven; and Debbie Adams, Edwardsville; grandchildren, Kristina Klokus, Jesse Klokus and Kevin Adams Jr.; sisters, Joan Kryger and Sharon Simonetti and husband, Carl; and nephews.

Private services have been entrusted to Kniffen O'Malley Funeral Home, 465 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre.

Funeral Home

Kniffen O'Malley Funeral Home, Inc.
465 Main Street Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
(570) 823-7157

Published in Citizens' Voice on Jan. 17, 2014