Helen Emily Motyka, 92, formerly of Larksville, died Monday, April 8, 2013, in Riverstreet Manor, Wilkes-Barre.
She was born in Larksville, daughter of the late John and Sophia Trybulski Salek. She was a lifelong resident and graduated from Larksville High School. She retired from RCA Manufacturing in Mountain Top and was a member of St. John the Baptist Church, Larksville.
Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Michael Motyka; and sisters, Emily, Stella, Mary and Frances.
She is survived by her daughter, Suzanne Motyka, Mechanicsburg; son, Chris, and his wife, Cindy Motyka, Downingtown; granddaughter, Noel, and her husband, Robert Wright; grandsons, F.J. Kolenkiewicz, Andrew Motyka and Stephen Motyka; beloved niece, Violet Rasmovicz and her family; and nieces and nephews.
Funeral will be Friday at 10 a.m. from the Kopicki Funeral Home, 263 Zerbey Ave., Kingston, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. in St. John the Baptist Church. Interment will be in the St. John's Cemetery, Dallas. Friends may call Friday from 9 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home.
Published in Times Leader on Apr. 10, 2013