Marjorie Yancheck, of Bear Creek, formerly of Ashley, passed away peacefully at Birchwood Nursing facility, Nanticoke, on Wednesday August 28th.
Born in Mountain Top, she was the daughter of the late Gordon W. and Catherine L. Koons Swartwood and was a member of St. Leo/Holy Rosary Church, Ashley.
In addition to her parents, Marjorie is preceded in death by her husband, John Yancheck Jr,; grandson Joseph Rudaski; sisters, Louise Young, Betty Klepacz, Patricia A. Dodson, brothers, Gordon W. (Sonny) Swartwood Jr. and Harry Swartwood.
Marjorie is survived by her brother Richard Swartwood, Daughters Regina Siecko and Jacqueline Kemmerer, sons John, Richard and David Yancheck, and their spouses, nine grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday August 31, 2019 at 11am at St Leo's/Holy Rosary Church, 33 Manhattan St. Ashley with Reverend Vincent Dang officiating. Interment will follow in St. Marys Cemetery, Hanover Twp.
Friends are invited to join the family for a visitation from 10:00 am until time of Mass at the church.
Arrangements have been made by Lehman Family Funeral Service, Inc. Wilkes-Barre.