SHICKSHINNY — Eliza Pierson, 69, resident of Shickshinny, died Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at Celtic Health Care Hospice inpatient Unit at Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre.
She was born Dec. 28, 1944, in New York City, a daughter of the late Fred and Helen Gray Henning.
She was a member of Reyburn Bible Church and was employed as a dispatcher for Cragle School Bus Service, Shickshinny.
Eliza's main interest in life was her family, and she loved time spent with them. She also enjoyed flower gardening in her yard.
Surviving is her husband, Les; a daughter, Gloria Shebby, and her husband, Len, Tunkhannock; a son, Greg Pierson, and friend, Amanda, Allentown; grandchildren, Nikelas Pierson, Abygail Pierson, Jennifer Shebby and John Shebby; sisters, Gloria Stoudt and Dorothy Kluber; brothers, Fred Richard; Edward, John and Bill Henning; nieces and nephews.
It was Eliza's request that there be no public services or calling hours. Arrangements are by Clarke Piatt Funeral Home Inc., 6 Sunset Lake Road, Hunlock Creek.