PLAINS TWP. — Annette Pilvalis, 79, formally of Luzerne, passed away Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at Golden Living Center, Plains Township.
Born in Luzerne, she was the daughter of the late Peter and Petronella Kundrakas Pilvalis. She was a graduate of Luzerne High School.
Prior to her retirement, she was employed by the Acme store in the Narrows Shopping Center. She was a member of Holy Family Parish, Luzerne.
She was preceded in death by brothers, Francis and Joseph Pilvalis; and a sister, Gertrude Flanagan.
She is survived by nieces, Diane Brown and her husband, James, Chambersburg; Colleen Flanagan, Severna Park, Maryland; nephew, Martin Flanagan, and his wife, Shelda, Glen Burnie, Maryland; great-nieces, Erin and Megan Flanagan.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Friday in Holy Family Parish, Luzerne, with the Rev. Michael Zipay officiating. Interment will be in St. Ann's Cemetery, Lehman. There will be no calling hours.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Betz-Jastremski Funeral Home Inc., 568 Bennett St., Luzerne.
To light a virtual candle or leave a message of condolence for her family, please visit www.betzjastremski.com.