WANTAGE - Elizabeth L. Schorno Readmond, 89, passed away Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at Newton Medical Center.
Born in Clifton Dec. 13, 1923, to Hector and Helen Schorno, Mrs. Readmond had lived in the Delawanna section of Clifton before moving to Sussex County. She had been employed by ITT and Macy's Department Store. Mrs. Readmond was a member of St. Jude The Apostle Church in Hamburg.
She was predeceased by her husband, Charles Michael Readmond, in 1990; her son, Charles Michael Readmond Jr.; her grandson, Mark J. Readmond; and her sister, Iola Steigler.
Mrs. Readmond is survived by her daughter, Gerry Topdeski, of Winter Springs, Fla.; her brother, Hector Schorno, of Rockaway; her two sisters, Helen Kurtz, of Surry, Maine, and Theresa Lewer, of Zephyr Hills, Fla.; and five grandchildren, Michael, Neil, Carolyn, Katherine and Alan.
Funeral services will be held at 9:15 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 17, at Pinkel Funeral Home, 31 Bank St. (Route 23), Sussex. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10 a.m at St. Jude The Apostle Church, Hamburg. Interment at Clove Cemetery. Friends may pay their respects to the family on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations may be made in Elizabeth Readmond's memory to Kids Educational Enrichment Program for Local Children, 11 Park Lake Road, Sparta, NJ 07871. Online condolences may be offered to the family on www.pinkelfuneralhome.com