Elizabeth J. Klepac

October 5, 2012

Elizabeth J. Klepac, of Hanover Township and formerly of Beech Street, Wilkes-Barre, passed away peacefully with family at her side Friday, October 5, 2012 at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.

Born July 31, 1928, in Wilkes-Barre, she was a daughter of the late William and Grace Thomas Lowe.

Known as Bettie, she was a graduate of G.A.R. High School, class of 1946, and was employed for many years at RCA Mountain Top. She was a caring mother and truly selfless person. She will be greatly missed.

Bettie was preceded in death by her husband, Ben Klepac, and her brother, Keith Lowe.

Surviving are her three children, Eric L. and his wife, Kathy Klepac, of Louisville, Colo.; June Lynn and her husband, Charlie Bond, of Plymouth; Brian C. Klepac, of Hanover Township; grandson, Chris Klepac; granddaughter, Lauren Klepac; sisters, Rawleen Leeds, of Laurel Run; Jean Boyle, of Wilkes-Barre; her brothers, William Lowe, of Sarasota Fla.; Larry Lowe, of Mountain Top; several nieces and nephews.

The family is grateful to the surgical intensive care unit staff at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital and the staff at Eye Care Specialists of Kingston. In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the Chronic Disease Fund www.cdfund.org.

Funeral will be held at the convenience of the family from Mamary-Durkin Funeral Service, 59 Parrish Street, Wilkes-Barre. Friends may call Monday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Published in Times Leader on Oct. 7, 2012