February 12, 2017
|Helen Klimach, 94, of Scranton, died Sunday evening at her home. She is the widow of Edwin Klimach, who died Nov. 12, 1978.Born Feb. 3, 1923, in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Julius and Christina (Morris) Snyder. She was educated in the Scranton schools, and was raised in the Lutheran faith.
Helen was a wonderful gardener, enjoying the many flowers she grew. She was also an avid walker, especially walking at the Viewmont Mall, with breakfast to follow at the Viewmont Diner. She was very fond of “gummy bears.”
Surviving are her daughters, Carol A. Fritch and husband, John, of Scranton; and Barbara J. Chesk and husband, Frank, of Endicott, N.Y.; four grandchildren, John Fritch and wife, Kathleen; Noelle E. Marchese and husband, James; Keith Chesk and Keri Liburdi and husband, Robert; three great-grandchildren, Kelsie, Daniel, David; and nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by her sisters, Ann Sack and Lydia DeCola; and her brothers, John, Julius, Richard and Leonard Snyder.
Funeral services will be held:
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Interment will be held at Evergreen Cemetery, Dickson City.
Memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s choice.