Margaret Elaine Menn entered into eternal rest Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at Wesley Village Rehabilitation Center, surrounded by her family.
Elaine was born in Brooklyn, New York on September 10, 1930 to Margaret (Phillips) and Stephen Kearney.
Elaine graduated from Pittston High School and Wyoming Seminary Business School; and later worked at the Scranton Electric Company.
Elaine was a member of the West Pittston Women’s Club, Fox Hill Ladies Gold Association, the former Immaculate Conception Church and the Friday Irish Lunch Ladies.
Elaine was a gracious hostess and a remarkable cook. She and her late husband, Oscar, cherished many years of great friendships and celebrations. She enjoyed watching Penn State football and was an ardent Villanova and Georgetown Basketball fan.
In addition to her parents, Elaine was preceded in death by her husband Oscar Menn.
She is survived by her children, Peggy Schwartz, Jenkins Township; Judy Lauer (Wayne),
Forty-Fort; Attorney Stephen Menn (Donna), Plains. She is also survived by her grandchildren Katie Schwartz; Jamie Schwartz; Lauren Menn; Erin Lauer and Alex Lauer. In addition she is survived by a daughter by heart, Linda Turco (Charles) and children Leslie, Marla, and Chas along with numerous cherished friends and family.
Elaine’s family would like to thank Dr. William Boyle for the many years of excellent care and friendship. They would also like to thank the nurses and aides of the fourth and sixth floors at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital and a heartfelt thank you to the nurses and aides at Wesley Village Rehab for t heir care and support during her final weeks.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 10am in Corpus Christi Parish, Immaculate Conception Church, 605 Luzerne Avenue, West Pittston. Those attending are asked to go directly to the church on Saturday morning. Interment, at the convenience of the family in St. John the Evangelist Cemetery, Pittston. Friends may call Friday, May 24, 2019 from 4pm-7pm at Adonizio Funeral Home, LLC, 251 William Street, Pittston. Memorial donations may be made to Care and Concern Ministries of St. John the Evangelist Church or to Hospice of the Sacred Heart.