Elizabeth Jane Harvey(1935 - 2014)

Elizabeth Jane Harvey, 78, of Tunkhannock succumbed to a long-term illness, Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, surrounded by her family.
She was born in Binghamton, N.Y., on June 8, 1935, daughter of the late Ray Pratt and Margarite Rugg Gleason.
She is survived by her husband of 57 years Merle R. Harvey; also sister-in-law Joyce Vought of Owego, N.Y.; her children: Timothy L. and wife Ruth of Elmira, N.Y.; David L. and wife Tammy, of Greenville, S.C., daughter Karen E. Harris of Tunkhannock; grandchildren: Sean (Nannette), Nathaniel, Brianna, Lindsey, John Zachary and Evan; and great grandchildren: Violet and Jude.
She was a 1953 graduate of Waverly High School, Waverly, N.Y., and graduated from Wilson Memorial School of Nursing where she received her R.N. in nursing. Elizabeth concluded her career at Tioga Nursing Facility as the director of nursing. Elizabeth enjoyed flower gardening, traveling and spending time with her grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Mar. 5, from the Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home, 73 West Tioga Street, Tunkhannock. Interment will be in Fairview Cemetery, Lake Winola.
Friends and family may call at the funeral home on Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. For directions and online condolences please visit www.sheldonkukuchkafuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Commonwealth Home Health & Hospice of NEPA.

Funeral Home

Sheldon - Kukuchka Funeral Home - Tunkhannock
73 West Tioga Street  Tunkhannock, PA 18657
570-836-3321

Published in The Wyoming County Examiner from Mar. 5 to Mar. 11, 2014