We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Damiano Funeral Home, Inc.
Elizabeth Benko, 91, formerly of Hazleton, passed away Thursday morning at Fritzingertown Senior Living Community, Drums.
Born in McAdoo, she was the daughter of the late George and Anna (Holic) Benko.
She was a member of Faith United Church of Christ, Hazle Twp.
Prior to retiring, Elizabeth was a dietary aide at Hazleton General Hospital.
Preceding her in death, in addition to her parents, were brothers Bernard, Clarence, John and George Benko; and sister Margaret Benko.
Surviving, are her sister Anna Cardamone of Drums, and many nieces and nephews.
Her funeral service will be held Monday at 12 p.m. at the Damiano Funeral Home, Inc., McAdoo. The Rev. Jane Hess will officiate the service. Interment will follow in Mt. Laurel Memorial Park, Hazle Twp.
Calling hours are Monday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association at www.alz.org.
Condolences may be entered, and information is available at www.damianofhinc.com.