Mary E. Fember

Dec. 25, 2012

Mary E. Fember, 70, of Kingston, passed away Tuesday evening in Manor Care Health Services of Kingston.

Born in Hazleton, she was a daughter of the late Charles Henry Foose and Mildred Chase Foose Munykowski. She was a graduate of Pringle High School. Mary was employed at Consolidated Cigar, Popky Insurance and Voitek TV, all of Kingston. She was a member of the Church of Christ Uniting, Kingston, the Senior Center of Kingston and the VFW Post #283 of Kingston.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Louis J. Fember Sr., and brothers, Daniel C. Foose and John A. Munykowski.

Surviving are children, Mary Beth Belles, Shickshinny; Alma Petrowski, Glen Lyon; Sandra Kasson and her husband, Paul, Edwardsville; Brenda Kulp and her husband, Harry, Shickshinny; Barbara Searfoss, Greenville, Pa.; Shannon Hodgson and her husband, Charles, Shickshinny; Louis J. Fember Jr. and his wife, Shirley, Georgia; Charles Fember, Wilkes-Barre; 25 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the Metcalfe-Shaver-Kopcza Funeral Home Inc., 504 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming, with the Rev. Dr. Carol Fleming of Church of Christ Uniting, Kingston, officiating. Interment will be at the convenience of the family. Friends may call Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m. in the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Church of Christ Uniting, 190 S. Sprague Ave., Kingston, PA 18704.




Published in Times Leader on Dec. 30, 2012