Mary Ann Rocko

Feb. 20, 2013

Mary Ann Rocko, 75, of Wilkes-Barre Township, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013, at the Little Flower Manor Nursing Center, Wilkes-Barre.

Born Feb. 2, 1938 in Wilkes-Barre Township, she was a daughter of the late Anna Filip and John Elick.

A 1956 graduate of Wilkes-Barre Township High School, Mary Ann was employed for many years by the Wilkes-Barre Area School District.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John, in 1990; sisters, Violet Serhan and Loretta Ward; and brother, John Elick.

Survivors include her nieces, nephews, cousins and aunts, Bernice Sakaduski of Wilkes-Barre Township and Martha Horan of Wilkes-Barre.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 9:30 a.m. from the Jendrzejewski Funeral Home, 21 N. Meade St., Wilkes-Barre, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Hope Parish, Park Avenue, Wilkes-Barre. The Rev. John S. Terry, pastor, will be celebrant. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Township. Friends may call today at the funeral home from 4 to 7 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Our Lady of Hope Parish, 40 Park Ave., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702 or Little Flower Manor, 200 S. Meade St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702.

Published in Times Leader on Feb. 22, 2013