Mar­garet ‘Peggy’ Duk­i­nas

The Citizens' Voice - - OBITUARIES -

Novem­ber 9, 2018

Mar­garet “Peggy” Duk­i­nas, 87, of Dal­las, passed away peace­fully on Fri­day, Nov. 9, 2018, at Tim­ber Ridge Health Care Cen­ter, Wilkes-barre.

Born Sept. 16, 1931, in Ed­wardsville, Peggy was the daugh­ter of the late Wil­liam and Martha (Green­ley) Wil­liams.

Peggy was a grad­u­ate of Kingston Twp. High School, Class of 1949, and at­tended Wy­oming Sem­i­nary Busi­ness School.

Prior to her re­tire­ment, she was em­ployed in the ac­count­ing depart­ment of Nabisco/kraft Foods. Af­ter re­tir­ing, Mar­garet pur­sued her artis­tic tal­ent and started her own busi­ness of craft­ing and sell­ing porce­lain dolls. She was a mem­ber of Gate of Heaven Church, Dal­las, and also a mem­ber and past pres­i­dent of the Na­tional Al­liance on Men­tal Ill­ness of North­east­ern Penn­syl­va­nia.

She was pre­ceded in death by her hus­band, Raymond Duk­i­nas, in 2008.

Sur­viv­ing are her chil­dren, Ron­ald Duk­i­nas, Dal­las; Lau­ren Chi­mock, Dal­las; and Gregory Duk­i­nas, Luzerne; three grand­chil­dren; two great-grand­chil­dren; and nieces and neph­ews.

Fu­neral ser­vices will be held at 11 a.m. Tues­day at Bed­narski Fu­neral Home, 168 Wy­oming Ave., Wy­oming.

Fam­ily and friends may call from 10 a.m. un­til the time of ser­vice Tues­day at the fu­neral home.

In­ter­ment will fol­low in Fern Knoll Ceme­tery, Dal­las.

The fam­ily re­quests no flow­ers. In honor of the won­der­ful care they gave to Peggy, me­mo­rial con­tri­bu­tions may be made to Celtic Hos­pice Pal­lia­tive Care, 25 Church St. Wilkes-barre, PA 18765, or Tim­ber Ridge Health Care Cen­ter, 1555 E. End Blvd., Wilkes­Barre, PA 18711.

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