First Posted: 1/13/2013
Sandra Lee (Wolfe) Williams, 65, of Avoca, passed away Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at the Celtic Health Care Center, Wilkes-Barre.
She was born in Wilkes-Barre, June 6, 1947 and was the daughter of the late Leroy W. and Mary (Kloss) Wolfe.
Sandra was a graduate of Meyers High School. She retired from Fairchild Semiconductor, Mountain Top. Sandra enjoyed summer vacations to the beach. She loved to work outside in her garden, enjoyed working with ceramics and loved to shop. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend and she will be sadly missed.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister Mary Ann Hunter.
Sandra is survived by her husband of 16 years, Gerald Williams; her son, Patrick, and his wife, Nadine O’Brien, of Virginia, and her daughter, Sherri, and her husband, Michael Bittenbender, of Delaware; her stepchildren, Gerald Williams, of Kentucky; Mary Gaughan, of Avoca; Irene Barhight, of Taylor, and Patrick Williams, of Avoca. Also surviving are her grandchildren, Colin O’Brien, Michael Jr. and Gavin Bittenbender, Peter Rizzo, Ryan Gaughan, Phillip and Kristian Barhight; her sister Cynthia Gardner, of Wilkes-Barre; her loving dog, Rusty, and several nieces and nephews.
Sandra’s family would like to thank the staff and doctors of the Celtic Health Care Center for the excellent care given to Sandra in her time of ill health.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at Kiesinger Funeral Services Inc., 255 McAlpine St., Duryea, with Father Phillip Sladicka of Queen of the Apostles Parish, Avoca, officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 71 N. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
Online condolences may be made to www.kiesingerfuneralservices.com.