Obituaries » Ethel K. Cragle
July 5, 2022
Ethel K. Cragle
July 5, 2022
Ethel K. Cragle, 90, of Wilkes-Barre Township, passed away on Tuesday, July 5, 2022, at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township.
She was born in Wilkes-Barre Township, the daughter of the late Michael and Anna Sisko Kish. Ethel was the valedictorian of her graduating class at Wilkes-Barre Township High School. Prior to her retirement, Ethel was employed as the Bureau Chief of Veterans Appeals.
Ethel was an active member of St. John the Baptist Byzantine Catholic Church, Wilkes-Barre Township, where she was a volunteer for the church’s nut-roll sales. She also loved to cook and bake for her family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Michael Kish.
Ethel is survived by her son, Hal Cragle, Wilkes-Barre Township; brother, Mark and his wife Cathy, Wilkes-Barre Township; nieces and nephews; and cousins.
Divine Liturgy will be held on Monday at 10 A.M. in St. John the Baptist Byzantine Catholic Church, 526 Church Street, Wilkes-Barre Township. Those who are attending the service are asked to go directly to the church. Interment will be in St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Cemetery, Dallas.
Family and friends may call on Monday from 9-10 A.M. at the church.
Condolences can be sent by visiting Ethel’s obituary at www.natandgawlas.com.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Avenue, Wilkes-Barre.