Alma K. Vinton

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Alma K. Vinton, 91, of Tomko Avenue, Hanover Township, passed away Tuesday, May 21, 2013, in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.

She was born in Baltimore, Md., on Nov. 25, 1921, the daughter of the late John and Mary Elizabeth Kreitzburg Miller. She was a graduate of Seton Catholic High School, Baltimore, Md.

Alma previously was a resident of the Miami–Fort Lauderdale area for more than 50 years before her return to this area.

She was employed by Gulf American Land Corp., and was instrumental in the development of Cape Coral, Fla., retiring in 1981.

She was a member of Holy Family Church, Sugar Notch.

Preceding her in death was a grandson, Paul P. Vinton II, on April 1, 2007.

Surviving are a son, Paul P. Vinton and his wife, Jodie, Hanover Township, with whom she resided the past two years; and one granddaughter, Raeann Vinton, Santa Monica, Calif.

Family and friends are asked to congregate at 9:45 a.m. Saturday at Holy Family Church, Main Street, Sugar Notch, for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Private interment will be held at the convenience of the family in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Township. There will be no calling hours.

The family wishes to extend their deep gratitude to the Gentiva Health Services and Dr. Patrick Kerrigan for their outstanding care given to Alma in her time of need.

Arrangements are by George A. Strish Inc. Funeral Home, 105 N. Main St., Ashley.
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Published in Citizens' Voice from May 23 to May 24, 2013