Mary Kushner, 86, formerly of Pittston, died Sunday at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
Born November 13, 1921, in Freeland, she was a daughter of the late Mary and Andrew Banyas and was a member of St. John the Baptist Church, Pittston.
She worked in the garment industry and was a member of the ILGWU.
She was preceded in death by several brothers and sisters.
Surviving are her husband, Michael; daughter Elaine Kushner, of Kingston, and daughter Carol McGarry and her husband, Bill, of Forty Fort; three grandchildren, Billy, Katie and Rudy McGarry; as well as sisters Margaret Popiak, Stroudsburg, and Agnes Banyas, Freeland.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. in St. John the Baptist Church, Pittston. Interment will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Carverton.
Arrangements are by the Bednarski Funeral Home, 168 Wyoming Avenue, Wyoming.