Jean Fogg Filliettaz, 87, formerly of Tunkhannock, died Sunday evening, June 16, 2013, at the Forest City Nursing Home, Forest City, where she had resided for the past five years.
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Born June 4, 1926, in Lewiston, Maine, she was the daughter of the late Elmer and Laura Woods Fogg.
Prior to her retirement, she was employed as a secretary in the human resources department of Stauffer Chemical Company in Westport, Conn. She was a former member of Trinity St. Michael's Episcopal Church in Fairfield, Conn., and was a current member of St. Peter's Episcopal Church in Tunkhannock.
She is survived by one son, Michael Filliettaz of North Beach, Md.; two daughters: Diane Arnold of Fairfield, Conn., and Debra Dowling of Nicholson; five granddaughters: Hillary Raining, Lauren Filliettaz, Allison Wilson, Stephanie Barnes and Kelly Millington; two great grandchildren: Juliano Barnes and Delia Raining; a brother-in-law, Robert Nielson Sr. of Stowe, Vt.; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by one son, Steven Robert Filliettaz; two sisters, Barbara Greene and Hazel Nielson.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, June 29, at 11 a.m. from St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Tunkhannock, with Jean's granddaughter, Rev. Hillary Raining, associate rector of St. David's Episcopal Church, Wayne, officiating. Interment will take place at a later date in the Oaklawn Cemetery, Fairfield, Conn.
Cremation arrangements were entrusted to the Shifler-Parise Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Clifford.
To send on-line condolences to the family, please visit www.parisefuneralhome.com
Memorial contributions can be made in Jean's name to St. Peter's Episcopal Church, P.O. Box 459, Tunkhannock, PA 18657
Shifler-Parise Funeral Home
18 Airport Road Clifford, PA 18413
Published in The Wyoming County Examiner from June 19 to July 2, 2013