Sarah "Sally" Wieczorek, 80, of Wyoming, passed away Thursday, April 4, 2013, at the Highland Manor Nursing Center, Exeter.
She was born in Pittston on March 13, 1933, a daughter of the late Joseph and Irene (Lyons) O'Boyle.
Sally was a former member of St. John's Evangelist Church, Pittston. She was a graduate of Pittston High School. After more than 25 years of employment, Sally retired from Valley Crest Nursing Home, Wilkes-Barre.
Sally was a very active member of the Donegal Society, Wilkes-Barre. She enjoyed traveling and was an avid bingo player. Most of all, she was a very caring person and was always there in times of need for her family and friends. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph, who died Dec. 5, 2010; daughter, Deborah, who passed away in 1999; brothers, William and Robert; and sisters, June Jeffery and Ann Donahue.
She is survived by her son, Joseph and his wife, Mary Elise Wieczorek, Pocono Summit; sister, Eileen Banul and Ricky, Pittston; son-in-law, Michael Amitia, Pittston; grandchildren, Chrissy and her husband, Matt Poinsett, Michael Amitia Jr. and Anthony Amitia; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be held Monday at 8:45 a.m. from Kiesinger Funeral Services Inc., 255 McAlpine St., Duryea, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph's Church, Sixth Street, Wyoming. Father Leo J. McKernan, pastor of St. Monica's Parish, will officiate. Friends may call Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. Interment will be held at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Wyoming.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the
, 712 S. Keyser Ave., Taylor, PA 18517.
Online condolences may be made at www.kiesingerfuneralservices.com.
Published in Times Leader on Apr. 6, 2013