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Amelia B. Marks
December 15, 2013


Amelia B. (“Millie”) Marks, 87, of Nanticoke passed away December 15, 2013 at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.

Born in Nanticoke, Millie was the daughter of the late William and Elizabeth Gelchis Wasilius. She was a long-time member of the former St. Joseph’s Church, now St. Faustina Parish, and active in the Christian Mother’s Society. More recently she was an active participant at the Area Agency on Aging’s Rose Tucker-Senior Center program in Nanticoke.

In addition to her parents, Millie was preceded in death by her husband Leonard, in 1979; brothers: Joseph, William and Edward Wasilius; sisters: Ann Sokoloski, Margaret Swirski, Dorothy Kotulak, and Connie Ficucell.

Surviving are: son: Michael Marks and his wife, Paula; daughters: Pat Marks, Wilkes-Barre and Elaine Charles and her husband Kevin, Dover, NH; grandchildren: Dorothy Marks O’Boyle, Lindsey and Curtis Charles; two great grandsons.

Funeral services will be private. Donations in Amelia’s memory can be made to: Alzheimer's Association, PO Box 96011,Washington, DC 20090-6011 or SPCA of Luzerne County, 524 East Main St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702.

Arrangements by Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 173 E. Green St., Nanticoke. To leave online condolences, please visit our website at www.kearneyfuneralhomeinc.com.

Guestbook Entries

So very sorry to here about your Mom. She was the last of the St. Joe's ladies. I can picture them all up in heaven making pierogies.

Margaret Wierbowski Turchanik (over 5 years ago)

So very sorry for you loss

Brad Davies (over 5 years ago)

Pat, so sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with you and your family.

Marcia Kaufman (over 5 years ago)

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