Yvonne (Elizabeth) Makowski, 66, of East Main Avenue, Wanamie, passed away Saturday, July 8, 2017, in Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Twp.
Yvonne was born to Frieda and Leonard Thompson on November 23, 1950. She was pre-deceased by her parents and her brother, Tom.
Yvonne was a graduate of Newport Twp. High School. She was employed by RCA, Mountain Top, and the Smoke House Deli, Nanticoke. First and foremost, Yvonne was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
She is survived by her husband, Jan; her son, Lee and his wife, Melanie; Lee and Melanie's daughter, Madisyn; and the light of Yvonne's life, her grandson, Garrett. She is also survived by her sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law and many nieces, nephews and great nieces and great nephews.
A casual viewing will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Davis-Dinelli Funeral Home, 170 E. Broad St., Nanticoke. A prayer service will follow the viewing at 7 p.m.
Interment will be private at the convenience of the family.
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Published by Citizens Voice on Jul. 10, 2017.