Dec. 26, 2012
Sarah Obuhosky, age 66, formerly of Trucksville, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, at Hospice Community Care, Inpatient Unit at Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre surrounded by her family.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, Sarah was a daughter of the late Daniel and Sarah Connors O'Brien. She was a graduate of Coughlin High School, Wilkes-Barre, and earned a nursing degree at Luzerne County Community College, Nanticoke.
She was employed as a Licensed Practical Nurse at ManorCare, Kingston.
Sarah loved animals. She enjoyed horseback riding, dancing and the beach. She especially loved time spent with her family.
Preceding her in death, in addition to her parents, was a sister, Patricia Gaynor.
Surviving are daughter, Deanna McCorquodale, Plymouth; son, Robert D. Obuhosky, and wife Margaret, Hunlock Creek; grandchildren, Robert, Nathan and Mimi Obuhosky; sisters, Katherine Johns and Mary Krull; and several nieces.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at 11 a.m. from the Harold C. Snowdon Funeral Home Inc., 140 N. Main St., Shavertown. The Rev. Mr. Thomas M. Cesarini will officiate. Friends may call Saturday from 10 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made the Luzerne County SPCA, 524 E. Main Street, Fox Hill Road, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702 or to Blue Chip Farms Animal Refuge, 974 Lockville Road, Dallas, PA 18612-9465.
Sarah's family wishes to thank the staff of Hospice Community Care for their compassion and kindness.