First Posted: 6/13/2007
Viola G. Biesecker, formerly of Midway Ave., Clarks Summit died Saturday, June 9, at the Slate Belt Nursing and Rehab Center, Bangor. She was the widow of William J. Biesecker, who died in 1992. Born in Clarks Green, she was the daughter of the late James and Sarah Craig Glasson. She had resided in the Abington area all of her life. Prior to retirement she was a co-owner of Biesecker Bannor Store in Milwaukee, PA and later was a clerk in the Cummings House Clothing Store in Glenburn. She was a member of the Clarks Green United Methodist Church. Surviving are a son, James R., Bethlehem, PA; a sister, Sally Stobo, California; and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by seven brothers and a sister. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 11a.m. from the Lawrence E. Young Funeral Home, 418 S. State St., Clarks Summit. Interment will be in Newton Cemetery. Friends may call Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the service.