Obituaries

Shirley J. Dziak

July 8, 1930 - October 18, 2017

Service Date: October 23, 2017

Funeral Home Harding Litwin Funeral Home

Shirley J. Dziak, 87, of Falls, died Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, at home. She was married to the late Eugene Dziak who passed away in 2009 and they were married for 55 years.

 
She was born in Scranton, Pa. on July 8, 1930 and, she was the daughter of the late James and Sadie Neat Henry.  Shirley was a member the Lake Winola United Methodist Church 

She was a seamstress for many years, and she also was a House Mother for 17 years at the St. Michael’s School for Boys.  She was a member of the Business Professional Women of Tunkhannock, Volunteer of Lake Winola Ladies Auxiliary, Trustee and Former Officer, Volunteer of Tyler Hospital for over 17 years where she received numerous recognition awards for service to the organization and patients.  Shirley was a member of the Republican party, where she served as the Committee Women for Falls Township, where she served with her husband, grandson and granddaughter in law, she was a Republican Executive Board for Wyoming County, and she was an invited guest at several Pennsylvania inaugurations and she was invited to attend Ronald Regan’s Presidential inauguration.  Shirley received the Anis Tyler Public Service Award

Survived by; a son, Gene and wife Gail, Falls; a brother in law Michael Jr., Falls; and sister in law Mercedes Butrymowicz, Duryea. He is also survived by a grandson Gene and his wife Becky and great-grand children MaKayla, Billy, Eddie, and Thea all of Falls; grandson Michael and wife Danielle of Falls; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.


In addition to her parents and husband Shirley is preceded in death by her siblings; Pearl Swinburne, Mildred Tomlin, Hanah Mae Kleha, Dorothy Duggan, Clarence Henry, Harold Henry, Sally Ayers, and Dolores Evans.

 
Funeral services will be held Monday at 11am from the Lake Winola United Methodist Church 326 Maple Dr. Lake Winola, Pa. with
Pastor Nick McMichael officiating.  A viewing will be held from 6-9pm at the church Sunday and from 10am until 11am on Monday.  Interment, Fairview Cemetery, Lake Winola. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Lake Winola Fire Company P.O. Box 73 Lake Winola, Pa. 18625.

 
Arrangements by Harding Litwin Funeral Home, 123 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. Pa. 18657
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