A graveside memorial service for Shirley R. Corrado of Hazle Twp., who passed away Saturday at St. Luke Pavilion, was celebrated Wednesday afternoon.
The Rev. Brian Clarke officiated the committal prayers at the grave side in Mountain View Cemetery, West Hazleton, where Shirley was laid to rest.
John J. P us ti Funeral Home Inc., 480 W. Broad St., Hazleton, was honored to assist her family with all arrangements.
The funeral of Emily J. Litchko of Hazle Twp., who passed away Friday evening at The Gardens at Butler in Drums, was held Wednesday from Damiano Funeral Home Inc., McAdoo.
The Rev. Peter Donish was the celebrant of the Divine Liturgy with Office of Christian Burial in St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Church, Hazleton, and gave a final blessing at the grave in the parish cemetery.
Pallbearers were Emma Jean Saxon, daughter; John Saxon Jr. and Harry Hinkle Jr., grandsons; Francis Hinkle, James Ragan, Matthew Keck and Bruce Champion.
The funeral of Anna Olenek of Hazleton, who died Sunday afternoon at St. Luke Pavilion, was held Wednesday morning from Frank J. B on in Funeral Home Inc., Hazleton.
Monsignor James Melnic gave the blessing at the funeral home, was the celebrant of the Divine Liturgy with Office of Christian Burial in St. Michael’ s Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, Hazleton, and offered the final blessing at the g rave in Ss. Peter and Paul Eastern Grek Catholic Cemetery, Freeland.
Pallbearers were Brian Olenek, Matthew K lingerman, Wen dell Po do luk, Eddie Poleshenski, Brian Pliska and John S. Paletski III.
Private funeral services for John Phillips of Hazleton, who passed away Saturday at Mountain City Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Hazle Twp., were held Wednesday morning in Calvary Cemetery, Drums.
The Rev. Brian Clarke officiated the committal prayers said at the grave side. Full military honors were accorded by the detachment from Fort Indiantown Gap. John was then laid to rest.
Pallbearers were Mark K apes, son-in-law; Chris K apes, grand son; James Graver and Robert McNulty.
John J. P us ti Funeral Home Inc., 480 W. Broad St., Hazleton, was honored to assist his family with all arrangements.
The funeral of David R. McCray of Tomhicken, who passed away Saturday in Le high Valley Hospital-Hazleton, was held Wednesday morning with a graveside service in Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Cemetery, Weston.
The Rev. Phil Smith officiated the service and gave the prayers of committal.
Harman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc. (West), 1265 Rock Glen Road, Rock Glen, assisted the family with the arrangements.