Donna L. Bentham, 60, of Moosic, passed away on Sunday, February 25 at the Regional Hospital of Scranton. She was born in Avoca, October 25, 1957 and was the daughter of the late Stanley and Mary (Swaha) Klepadlo.
Donna was a member of Queen of the Apostles Parish Church, Avoca. She attended Pittston Area High School. Donna worked in the local garment industry and retired from Party Time, Duryea.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, William Bentham, who died March 20, 2008 and her son, William Bentham, Jr.
She is survived by her daughters; Crystal McDonald and her husband Benson Nichole Bentham and companion Charles Lyons and Courtney Bentham, all of Avoca; her sisters, Andrea and Cindy Klepadlo of Avoca, Susan Tapia of Pittston and Jackie Hufford Klepadlo of Pittston Twp.; and her step-sisters, Margie Timlin Doran of Avoca, Joanne Donnelly of Taylor and Helen Klepadlo of Avoca. Also surviving is her companion, Joseph Moranko; her sister-in-laws, Coleen Bentham McAndrew, and Alice Bentham; many nieces and nephews and aunt’s and uncles.
A mass of Christian burial will be held on Friday March 2nd at 10:00am at Queen of the Apostles Church, Hawthorne St., Avoca with Fr. Phillip Sladicka officiating. Friends may call on Thursday, March 1 from 5-8pm at Kiesinger Funeral Services Inc., 255 McAlpine St., Duryea. Family and friends are asked to go directly to the church on Friday morning. There will be no procession from the funeral home. Interment will be held at Fairview Memorial Park Cemetery, Elmhurst.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 730 Pittston Ave., Scranton, PA 18505.