Anna P. Sutor, 97, of Waymart passed away on Monday morning, November 21, 2022 at Wayne Memorial Hospital after an illness. Her beloved husband of 64 years, Thomas F. Sutor preceded her in death in 2010.
Born March 5, 1925 in Whites Crossing, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Anna (Falong) Gardus.
Anna graduated from Fell High School in 1942. A devout Catholic, she was a faithful member of St. Mary’s Church in Waymart where she was active in the Altar and Rosary Society in which she held various offices, including President and Treasurer. Anna was instrumental in planning and overseeing the Quilt Bingos at St. Mary’s church and was an accomplished quilter for most of her life. She enjoyed family dinners and spending time with those she loved. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
She is survived by three children: Thomas M. Sutor and his companion Debbie Happold of Newark, DE, Marilyn Ferraro and her husband Rick of Waymart, and Cindy Motichka and her husband Francis of Lake Ariel; six grandchildren: Jason, Mark, Anthony, Matthew, Ellie, and Thomas; nine great-grandchildren; two brothers, Francis Gardus and John Gardus; two sisters, Sophie Hazer and Melanie Lee.
Anna was also preceded in death by brothers and sisters: Joseph, Anthony, Bernard, Monica Wanas, Pauline Gardus, and two siblings in infancy.
A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, November 25, 2022 at 12:00 Noon in St. Mary's Church, 242 Carbondale Road, Waymart, PA with Rev. Joseph Sitko & Deacon Edward Kelly officiating. Everyone attending is asked to go directly to the church.
The family will receive friends at a visitation which will be held on Friday morning in St. Mary's Church from 11:00-12:00 Noon.
Interment will be on Friday in The Waymart Cemetery at Canaan Corners.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Anna's memory to St. Mary's Church, PO Box 160, Waymart, PA 18472.
Arrangements are entrusted to Howell Family Funeral Home, Inc. Edward R. Howell, Funeral Director, 269 Belmont Street, Waymart, PA 18472.