Helen C. McLarney

Nov. 7, 2012

Helen C. McLarney, 86, of Nanticoke, died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, peacefully surrounded by her family at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Hospital.

A lifelong resident of Nanticoke, she was a daughter of the late Stefania and Andrew Drost. She and her late husband, Thomas, owned and operated the Kove Lounge and The Coffee Shop for many years.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her son, Sean; brothers, Frank and Edward Drost; sister, Lottie Kemecsy.

Surviving are her daughters, Mrs. Gerry (Helen Tara) Farber; granddaughters, Mrs. Damian (Shana) Cavuto and Siobhan McLarney; great-grandson, Damian Cavuto Jr. She is also survived by a special niece, Stephanie Rose.

Her family wishes to thank the staff at Geisinger for their dedication and professional care.

A visitation will be held Saturday from 5 until 7 p.m. at the Stanley S. Stegura Funeral Home Inc., 614 S. Hanover St., Nanticoke.

Private entombment will be in the mausoleum at St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Township. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Mill Memorial Library or a .

Published in Times Leader on Nov. 9, 2012