Elizabeth "Jean" Tencza

May 3, 2019

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Elizabeth “Jean” Tencza, 75, of Dorrance Township, passed away Friday, May 3rd, 2019, in the care of Heartland Hospice at Wilkes Barre General., surrounded by her children.

Born in Syracuse, New York, Jean was the daughter of the late Marcello DiStasio and Ida Sherman.  She attended St. Anthony of Padua. She was a graduate of Onondaga Community College with her Associates degree in Social Work.

Jean is survived by husband Felix Tencza.; brothers Marty DiStasio and wife Ernie DiStasio.; Daniel DiStasio and husband Biagio Tedesco; sister Carole Burt.; daughters Nancy Gallagher.; Carole Tencza.; Holly Tencza.; son Frank Tencza and wife Brianne Tencza.; several beloved grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death are Sisters Esther Parker.; Margaret Norton and great grandson David.

As her request no services will be held.


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