Beatrice Ryneski, 75, of Kingston, passed away peacefully on Friday, March 15, 2013, at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital following a brief illness. Her loving family was by her side.
She was born in Pringle, daughter of the late Stanley and Bella Kovaleski Sydlo. She was a graduate of Edwardsville High School, attended Wilkes-Barre Business College and retired from Wyoming Valley West School District. Bea was also a lifelong member of St. Hedwig's Church until its closing.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Lorraine Sabatini, Wethersfield, Conn.
She is survived by her loving husband of 56 years, Edward Ryneski, Kingston; children, Elaine Kraynak (Wayne Brandt), Plymouth; Edward Ryneski Jr., Kingston; Maureen Ryneski (Tara Bending), White Haven; Beth Miller and her husband, Larry, Jenkins Township; John Ryneski and his wife Carol, Wasilla, Alaska; and Brian Ryneski, Kingston; sister, Beverly Brown and her husband, Bud, Forty Fort.
She was the proud grandmother of 14 grandchildren: Ryan, Marissa, Rebecca, Kayla, Matthew, Kelsey, Morgan, Haleigh, Hunter, Madison, Blake, Jacek, Bailey and Karlee.
Special thanks to the nurses and staff at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital for their excellent care, support and compassion.
Funeral will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. from the Kopicki Funeral Home, Zerby Avenue, Kingston, with Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. in St. Ignatius Church. Interment will be in the St. Hedwig's Cemetery, Larksville. Friends may call Tuesday from 9 to 10 a.m.
The family requests that, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations be made to the
Published in Times Leader on Mar. 17, 2013