Sarah “Sally” Kochis

Sarah “Sally” Kochis, Dunmore, passed away Saturday morning in the Allied Skilled Nursing Facility after an illness.  She was the widow of Lawrence T. Kochis, Sr. who passed away in 2004. The couple had been married for 56 years.

Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late George and Mary Featherby.  She was a member of St. Rocco’s Church.

Her greatest joy was taking care of her husband and children. She took great pride in her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She also had love and compassion for all animals.

Surviving are sons Lawrence T., Jr. and his wife Ann; Robin and his wife Donna; a daughter Mary Ann Earley and her husband Harold all of Scranton; grandchildren Christopher, Nicole, Larry III, Ashley, and Jillian; nine great grandchildren; as well as a niece.

She was preceded in death by her sister Shirley Shutt.

Members of the family would like to thank all the staff at Allied Skilled Nursing and Compassionate Care Hospice for their kindness and loving care over the past 3 years. You are all like members of our family.

The family invites anyone planning on attending the funeral to go directly to the church.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday at 9:30AM in St. Rocco’s Church, 122 Kurtz St. Dunmore.

Friends may call Tuesday from 4-7PM in the Vanston and James Funeral Home, 1401 Ash St. Scranton.

Interment, St. John’s Cemetery, Throop.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Griffin Pond Animal Shelter, 967 Griffin Pond Rd. Clarks Summit PA. 18411.

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One Comment

  1. Maggi Masker

    When the Lord calls our loved ones home, he leaves us with the gift of memories in exchange. Hold onto those memories and let them guide you throughout this time of sorrow.

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