Nov. 11, 2012
Elizabeth Ann Farber, 79, formerly of the East End section of Wilkes-Barre, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012, at the Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre Hospital, Hospice Community Care.
She was the daughter of the late Donald M.and Hannah Noone Belles.
Mrs. Farber was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, and was a graduate of Coughlin High School.
She had worked for the Dallas Dairy as a bookeeper and also worked as a receptionist for the John Heinz Rehabilitation, Wilkes-Barre.
She was preceded in death by her daughters, Bonnie Ann Heinz and Lori Ann Snarski, and grandchildren, Chastity Lee Farber and Robert James Farber III and a brother, Donald Belles.
Surviving are her husband of more than 60 years, Robert Farber, Sr., and children, Deborah Vavrek, Swoyersville; Robert J. Jr. and his wife, Davida Farber, Palmerton; Gary and his wife, Kendra Farber, Center Moreland; Judy and her husband, Donald Dane, Swoyersville, and a brother, Robert and his wife, Sandra Belles, Wilkes-Barre; 17 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012 at 9:30 a.m. from the Gubbiotti Funeral Home, 1030 Wyoming Ave., Exeter.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m.at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Hughes Street, Swoyersville, with the Rev. Joseph Pisaneschi, pastor, as celebrant.
Interment will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Carverton.
Relatives and friends are invited to visitation on Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
For more information or to send the family an online condolence, please visit www.gubbiottifh.com.