Jean M. Travis

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Jean M. Travis, 74, a resident of South Scranton, died early Tuesday morning at home. She was the widow of Stephen Travis, who died Oct. 21, 2005.

Born in Manhattan, N.Y., the daughter of the late James and Evelyn Butler Coggins, she was a graduate of Scranton Technical High School and a former member of St. Paul of the Cross Parish. Before retirement, she was employed locally in the garment industry.

Jean was such a kind, loving and funny person. She enjoyed bingo, pizza from Vince the Pizza Prince and loved cats.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to Heather McCormick for her love, support and daily visits.

Surviving are her four children, Stephen Travis Jr. and his wife, Colleen, Scranton; Michael Travis and his wife, Kristin, Scranton; Theresa Jenkins and her husband, Daniel, Minooka; and Debra Lane and her husband, Chris, Spring Brook Twp.; five grandchildren, Paul Travis, Caitlin Travis, Jean Marie Jenkins, Sara Lane and Travis Lane; a great-grandson, John; a sister, Nancy Rafalko, Scranton; two sisters-in-law, June Coggins, Scranton; and Helen Coggins, Dickson City; many nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by two brothers, James and Gerald Coggins; a sister, Betty Zukowski; a granddaughter, Molly Travis; and she is reunited with beloved cat, Fluffy.

The funeral will be Friday at 10 a.m. from the Miller Bean Funeral Home Inc., 436 Cedar Ave., Scranton, with Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 in Immaculate Conception Church, 801 Taylor Ave., Scranton. Interment will follow in Fairview Memorial Park, Elmhurst.

Visitation will be Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the St. Cats and Dogs of Nay Aug Zoo, 1900 E. Gibson St., Scranton, PA 18510.

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Published in Scranton Times on Aug. 8, 2018
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