Mary L. Wood

Mary L. Wood, 86, of Nanticoke and formerly of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Saturday, May 17, 2014, at her home.

Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Walter Walters and Erma Fiske Harding. She was educated in the Buffalo New York schools. For many years she resided in the Wilkes-Barre and York Pennsylvania area before relocating to Nanticoke.

Preceding her in death was her husband, Gerald, step father, Henry Harding, who was the only father she would know growing up because of a mining accident which killed her father Walter Walters; granddaughter, Marci Stroman; son-in-law, David Swankie; sister, Helen Laporte; brother, David Walters

The family would like to thank the Sacred Heart Hospice and the staff at Cancer Care Associates of York, Dr. Annie T. Kannarkatt and Dr. Catterall

Surviving are her daughters, Donna Swankie, Nanticoke; June Ebaugh and her husband, Gregory, York; son-in-law, Shane Stroman; grandchildren, Cindy and her husband, Frank Trojanowski, Alden; Robert Nelson and his wife, Brenda, Wilkes-Barre; Jennifer and her husband, Matt, York; Jerry Greesey, Manchester, Pennsylvania: John Greesey and his wife, Belinda, Hagerstown, Maryland; nine great grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at noon Tuesday at Metcalfe-Shaver-Kopcza Funeral home Inc., 504 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming.

Interment will be in the Chapel Lawn Memorial Park. Dallas

Friends may call 11 a.m. until time of service Tuesday.

Funeral Home

Metcalfe-Shaver-Kopcza Funeral Home
504 Wyoming Avenue Wyoming, PA 18644
(570) 693-1130

Published in Citizens' Voice on May 19, 2014