Martha E. Dennis, formerly of Northampton Street, Kingston, passed away Wednesday evening at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital surrounded by her family.
Born Oct. 17, 1924, in Kingston, Martha was a daughter of the late George and Anna Kmetz Molitoris. She was a graduate of the former Kingston High School. Prior to her retirement, she was employed as an office clerk for the former General Cigar Corp. of Kingston. Mrs. Dennis was a past member of St. Matthew Evangelical Lutheran Slovak Church, Wilkes-Barre. Upon moving to Wilkes-Barre, Martha resided on High Street and was an active member in the Wilkes-Barre Senior Citizens Center.
Her husband, William David Dennis, died Sept. 26, 1983.
Also preceding her in death were brothers and sisters, Leonard D. Molitoris, Mildred M. Hunt, Irene M. Ceaser, George Molitoris, Stephen Molitoris and Evelyn M. Northcutt.
Surviving are sons, William D. Jr. and his wife, Rita A., Kingston; James F. and his wife, Mary Ann R., Kingston; nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Martha's funeral will take place at 10 a.m. Monday from the Hugh P. Boyle & Son Funeral Home Inc., 416 Wyoming Ave., Kingston, with chaplain David R. Betts of the Hospice of the Sacred Heart officiating. Interment will follow in Fern Knoll Burial Park, Dallas. Friends are cordially invited to a visitation with the family from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday.
Memorial donations may be made to the Hospice of the Sacred Heart, 600 Baltimore Drive, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701.
Published in Times Leader on Mar. 23, 2013