Esther M. Koscielnik, 82, of Union Street, Nanticoke, passed away Monday evening, Sept. 9, 2013, at her home.
Born in Wilkes-Barre on May 24, 1931, to the late Leo and Carolyn Avondale Jolley, she attended GAR High School, Wilkes-Barre.
Upon moving to Nanticoke, Esther was a faithful and dedicated member of St. Mary's Church, now a part of St. Faustina Parish Community.
Esther was employed as a sewing machine operator for Rox Anne Garment Co., retiring 20 years ago.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Barbara Mattey.
Surviving are her son, Joseph Consola, at home; daughter, Diane Lewis, Nanticoke; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a son-in-law, Robert Mattey.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday from the Grontkowski Funeral Home P.C., 51-53 W. Green St., Nanticoke, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 a.m. in her parish church, St. Mary's, Nanticoke. Officiating will be the Rev. James Nash. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Township. Friends are invited to join the family for calling hours 6 to 8 p.m. today.
Grontkowski Funeral Home Pc
51-53 W Green St
Nanticoke, PA 18634
Published in Times Leader on Sept. 11, 2013