www.timesleader.com News Sports Weather Obituaries Features Business People Opinion Video Contact Us Classifieds

DEBBIE (TIRPAK) SWETIN, 57, formerly of Miners Mills, passed away Monday in Illinois. Born in Wilkes-Barre, on October 15, 1951, she was a daughter of Joseph and Dolores Tirpak. She was a graduate of Coughlin High School, Class of 1969. She resided in Illinois for the past 25 years. She will be remembered with love. She was preceded in death by maternal grandparents, Frank and Wanda Purta; and paternal grandparents, John and Margaret Tirpak. Surviving are her beloved husband, Joel, Illinois; stepdaughter, Jessica, California; brother, Joe Tirpak, Wilkes-Barre; sister, Kathy Tirpak, Wilkes-Barre, sister-in-law, Sandy Tirpak; nephews, Christopher and Ryan Tirpak; great nephews, Lucas and Myles; numerous aunts; uncles; and cousins.

A private memorial service will be planned at the convenience of the family.

The Weekender Go Lackawanna Timesleader The Dallas Post Tunkhannock Times Impressions Media The Abington Journal Hazelton Times Five Mountain Times El Mensajero Pittston Sunday Dispatch Creative Circle Media Image Map