April 5, 2018
Jean Harchar, of Wilkes-Barre, formally of Swoyersville, passed away on Thursday at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
She was born September 16, 1929 in Swoyersville, she daughter of the late George and Loretta Ewasko Visco. She was a graduate of Swoyersville High School. Prior to her retirement in 1993, she worked as a dress maker at Flory Fashions, Owns St. Swoyersville, for many years, she was a member of International Ladies Garment Works Union. She also enjoyed listening to Polka Music and cooking.
She was preceded in death by her husband Rudolph Harchar, March 1, 2000; brothers John, Walter, Anthony, Stanley, Joseph, Henry; sisters, Ann Keller, Estelle Norkunas,
She is survived by sons, Gerard Harchar, Dallas; Rudy Harchar, Shalimar, Florida; Randy Harchar, Waverly Hall, GA.; Grandchildren, Emily Harchar, Wilkes-Barre, George Harchar, Florida; Brain Harchar, Germany; Erin Harchar, Florida; Six great grandchildren.
Private funeral service will be held on Thursday at the Betz-Jastremski Funeral Home, Inc. 568 Bennett ST. Luzerne, with Rev. Walter Jenkins officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Wyoming. Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday 5-8 pm. To leave a message of condolence for her family, please visit www.betzjastremski.com. Family would like to thank nurses and staff of Wilkes-Barre General Hospital, staff of North Penn Manor, Wilkes-Barre and Compassionate Care Hospice, Taylor, PA.