Rose M. Kurent

Rose M. Kurent, 65, of Luzerne passed away at the Celtic Healthcare, Hospice in-patient unit south Wilkes-Barre surrounded by her loving family, after a courageous battle with cancer. John and the rest of his family would like to thank Geisinger and Celtic Healthcare for their professional and compassionate service.

Born in Kingston, she was the daughter of the late George and Gladys Parry Gabel. She was a graduate of Dallas High School and prior to her retirement she was employed by Humphreys Apparel in Dallas. She was very involved in the LCP Little League. Rose enjoyed taking her grandchildren to Disney, Long Beach Island, Knoebel's and cooking for her family.

She is survived by her husband, John; sons, John (Jack) Kurent, Luzerne; Scott Kurent and wife, Patricia, Dallas; and Mark Kurent and wife, Mary, Luzerne; grandchildren, Brittney, Nicole, Jenna, Juliana, Scott Jr. brother, Robert Gabel, Clark Summit; sisters, Linda Yorkonis, Plymouth; and Sharon Gabel, Huston, Texas.

There will be no service or viewing for Rose.

Arrangements are entrusted to the Betz-Jastremski Funeral Home Inc., 568 Bennett St., Luzerne. To light a virtual candle or leave a message of condolence for her family, please visit Memorial donation can be sent in her name to the SPCA, 524 E. Main St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702.

Funeral Home

568 BENNETT ST. LUZERNE  Luzerne, PA 18709
(570) 287-0293

Published in Citizens' Voice on June 22, 2014