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Joan Ann Lozo Skutka
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Birth: Sep. 8, 1938
Carbondale
Lackawanna County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 30, 2011
Dover
Morris County
New Jersey, USA

Wayne Independent
Saturday, December 31, 2011

Joan Ann Skutka
Sep. 8, 1938 - Dec. 30, 2011
Joan Ann (nee Lozo) Skutka died on Friday, December 30, 2011 at Compassionate Care Hospice at St. Clare's Hospital/Dover. She was 73.

Born September 8, 1938 in Carbondale, PA, she was the daughter of the late John W. and Virginia Lillian (Weber) Lozo.

She was a resident of Rockaway Twp, NJ and Elk Lake, Waymart, PA. Mrs. Skutka was a graduate of Waymart High School, Class of 1956. She received her Baccalaureate and Master's degrees from East Stroudsburg State College, and went on to teach in the Science Department at Morris Hills High School in Rockaway for 34 years, retiring in 1994.

On July 10, 1965 Joan married the love of her life, Thomas Skutka. Joan loved to travel. Many of Joan and Tom's most cherished memories were when they traveled the world together and the lifelong friendships that they have made. She was a wonderful companion and wife. Joan always thought of others before herself; and she will be greatly missed by everyone with whom she came in contact.

Joan was a member of Calvary Methodist Church in Waymart, PA, the Wayne County Historical Society, Waymart Historical Society, Elk Lake Development Assn., and the East Stroudsburg Alumni Assn. She was involved in the Monarch Migration Research Group, and was also a life member of N.J.E.A. and N.E.A.

She is survived by her loving husband, Thomas J. Skutka of 46 years; her brother John W. Lozo of Waymart, PA; and many nieces and nephews.

Visiting hours will be held on Monday, Jan. 2, 2012 from 4 8 p.m. at Whitham-Kanapaux Funeral Home, 20 Keller Ave., Rockaway, NJ. Visitation will also be at Jenkins Funeral Home, 269 Belmont St., Waymart, PA on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2012
from 4 8 p.m. A funeral service will be held at Jenkins Funeral Home on Wednesday, January 4 at 1:00 pm. Interment will follow at Canaan Corners Cemetery in Waymart, PA.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Waymart Methodist Church, 151 Belmont St., Waymart, PA 18472. 
 
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 Parents:
  John W Lozo (1914 - 1993)
 
Burial:
Canaan Corners Cemetery
Waymart
Wayne County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Jo C
Record added: Dec 31, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82747033
 

 
 
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