Sarah E. Valentin

Sarah E. Valentin, 30, of Simpson, died Wednesday night at Mid-Valley Hospital, Peckville. She was the wife of the late Paul Frishko Jr., who died Sept. 24, 2006.

Born April 29, 1982, in Carbondale, daughter of Naomi Muchal Woody and stepdaughter of Joseph Woody Sr., she was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Post 7963, Eynon.

She was a loving and caring mother who was devoted to her children. Her presence in her family's lives will be deeply missed.

She is survived by four children, Ciara Muchal, Dakota Hiller and Ethan and Cora Frishko, all at home; two brothers, Joseph Woody Jr. and fiancee, Sarah, Forest City; and Steven Woody, Simpson; maternal grandparents, Don and Joan Muchal, Archbald; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

The funeral will be Saturday at 7:30 p.m. from the Carmine J. & Louis C. Parise Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., Farview and 41st streets, Carbondale, with Pastor Tim Madden officiating. Cremation will follow.

Friends may call Saturday from 4 to 7:30.

In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate contributions that can assist them with Sarah's final expenses.

For directions, to send online condolences to the family or to view her online memorial scrapbook, visit www.parisefuneralhome.com.

Published in Scranton Times on Apr. 26, 2013