Gladys (Welsh) Mang, 86, of Honesdale, died Wednesday at Bethany Village. She was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Edward Mang, on Aug. 21, 2004.
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Born Sept. 26, 1927, in Tyler Hill, she was the daughter of the late Russell and Roberta Lord Welsh. A graduate of Damascus High School, she later graduated from Empire Beauty School, and ran a beauty shop out of her home for several years.
She was a very caring person who loved her family. She enjoyed cooking and baking.
She is survived by her son, Paul Mang and wife, Susan, Honesdale; her sister, Doris Bryant, Calkins; grandchildren, Scott Mang and wife, Megan; Andrea Nakielny and husband, Eric; and Lindsey Pender and husband, Timothy; seven great-grandchildren, nieces and a nephew.
The family would like to thank the staff of Bethany Village and the Hospice of the Sacred Heart for their special care.
The funeral will be Tuesday at 4 p.m. in the First Presbyterian Church of Honesdale. Interment, Bethany Cemetery. Arrangements are by the Hessling Funeral Home Inc., 428 Main St., Honesdale.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 2 until the service at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to the
, 712 S. Keyser Ave., Taylor, PA 18517, or Hospice of the Sacred Heart, 600 Baltimore Drive, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702.
Hessling Funeral Home
428 Main Street
Honesdale, PA 18431
Published in Scranton Times on May 17, 2014