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Dorothy A. Yerabek

Dorothy A. Yerabek Obituary

Dorothy A. Yerabek, 78, passed away peacefully on Thursday at Old Forge Manor.

Daughter of the late Alexander and Julia Yerabek, she graduated from St. Ann's Monastery High School and prior to retirement, was employed by Supermarket Service in Dunmore for more than 30 years. She was a loving caregiver for numerous people over the years and truly enjoyed serving others. Dorothy was a dedicated volunteer for the Meals on Wheels organization as well as the Gino Merli Veterans Center, bringing a smile to the faces of those she served. She was a beloved sister, daughter, aunt and friend.

Surviving are three sisters, Barbara Sichik, Scranton; Margaret Whitbeck, Waverly; and Julia Fuller (Jack), Belle Mead, N.J.; brother, Bernard Yerabek, Johnson City, N.Y.; as well as nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by a brother, Thomas J. Yerabek.

The family would like to express thanks and gratitude to Dorothy's caregivers at Old Forge Manor who faithfully assisted during her stay there.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday at 11 a.m. in St. Ann's Basilica, Scranton. Entombment, Cathedral Cemetery, Scranton. Per guidelines, masks and social distancing are required. Arrangements by Thomas J. Hughes Funeral Home Inc., 1240 St. Ann's St., Scranton.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Meals on Wheels or St. Ann's Basilica.

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