Adeline Skirchak

Mountaintop Resident

Adeline Skirchak, 86, Mountaintop, died Thursday, March 21, 2013.

Born in Hunlock Creek, she was the daughter of the late Mary Elizabeth and James Frederick Strait.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John B. Skirchak, and infant daughter, Patricia Marie.

She is survived by her sons, John M. and wife, Fay, Stairville; and Richard, Lusby, Md.; daughter, Mary Wright and husband, Walter, Lakeland, Fla.; 10 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren; sister, Genevieve Shales, Hunlock Creek; and several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service was held at Stairville Methodist Church. The Rev. Scott Ryan, pastor, officiated.