Ann B. Luvender, 91, of Pittston, died on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at her home. She was born in Pittston on October 10, 1927 and was the daughter of the late John and Lillian (Hepler) Bennett.
Ann was a member of Queen of The Apostles Parish Church, Avoca. She was a graduate of Pittston High School. For many years she worked in the local garment industry and she retired from Topps Chewing Gum. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend and she will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Thomas F. Luvender, who died March 17, 1996 her son John T. Luvender who died March 30th, 2002 and her brother Edward Bennett.
Ann is survived by her children; Patricia Tanski, Daniel and his wife Janice Luvender, and Cheryl Ross and her husband Eugene, all of Pittston. Also surviving are 9 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
A mass of Christian burial will take place on Saturday morning, June 1st at 9:30am at Queen of The Apostles Parish Church, 715 Hawthorne St., Avoca with Fr. Phillip Sladicka officiating. Friends may call on Saturday morning from 9:00am until time of mass.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Aseracare Hospice, 749 Northern Blvd., South Abington Twp., PA 18411
Arrangements are made by Kiesinger Funeral Services, Inc., 255 McAlpine St., Duryea, PA