Theresa A. Klinger

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Theresa A. Klinger, 65, of 72 Helfenstein Road, Pitman, died Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013 at Friendly Nursing Home, Pitman after a battle with cancer.

She was born on Monday, March 29, 1948, in Shamokin, PA, a daughter of the late Ralph and Agnes (Kazlauskas) Yuskiewicz.

She was a member of the Valley View American Legion and she enjoyed crossword puzzles, spending time with her grandchildren, watching cooking shows.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Barbara Sobolewski.

She is also survived by two daughters, Brenda Rutko and her husband Kris of Pitman, Denise Knorr and her husband, Barry of Hegins; son, Ernest Klinger and his wife Pennie of Hegins; six grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.

Services will be private at the convenience of the family.

Buffington-Reed Funeral Home, Valley View, is in charge of arrangements.

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