MILDRED ELCHIN, 81, of Oak Drive, Mountain Top, formerly of Nanticoke, passed away Thursday, May 22, 2008 at her home. She was born in Nanticoke, a daughter of the late Theodore and Mary Kostek Balutanski. She was a graduate of Newport Township High School, class of 1945, and was a member of Holy Resurrection Russian Orthodox Church, Alden. She was employed by Duplin Silk Mill for several years, retiring upon marriage. Surviving are her husband of 57 years, Charles Elchin; nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. from the Grontkowski Funeral Home P.C., 51 W. Green St., Nanticoke. Services at the funeral home by the Rev. Vladimir Petorek. Interment will be in Holy Resurrection R.O. Cemetery, Alden. Friends may call an hour prior to funeral time.