Delphine Tokash

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Delphine "Irene" Tokash, 75, of Avoca, died Tuesday at Regional Hospital of Scranton after an illness. She was married to Frank Tokash and they recently celebrated 55 years of marriage.

Born in Avoca, daughter of the late George and Sophie Ostrowski Fila, she was a 1956 graduate of Avoca High School. Delphine was employed as a waitress at the Skyliner Diner many years ago.

Delphine was a member of Nativity of Our Lord Parish, Duryea, and a member of the former SS. Peter & Paul Parish, Avoca, having been a member of its Altar & Rosary Society. She was a homemaker who loved her family, and she also enjoyed going to the casino.

Also surviving are sons, Frank and wife, Debbie, Dupont; and George and wife, Mary Jane, Connecticut; daughters, Beverly Peters and husband, Francisco, Duryea; Denise Hague and husband, William, Maryland; and Lisa Oliveri, Maryland; a sister, Betty McAndrew; and brothers, George and Casimir Fila; nine grandchildren, Frankie, Nicole and Willie Tokash, Loryn Peters, Jessica and Samantha Oliveri, and Devin, Kara and Emily Tokash; three great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was also preceded in death by a brother, James Fila; and a sister, Eleanor Fila.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday at 9:30 a.m. in Nativity of Our Lord Parish at Holy Rosary Church, 127 Stephenson St., Duryea, with the Rev. Andrew Sinnott officiating. Interment will follow in SS. Peter & Paul Cemetery, Moosic.

There will be no calling hours and all attending the funeral are asked to go directly to the church. Memorial donations may be made to the . Arrangements are by the Ruane & Regan Funeral Home, 1308 Grove St., Avoca. To leave an online condolence, visit www.ruaneandre
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Published in Scranton Times on Jan. 23, 2014
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