From Wilkes-Barre PA Citizens Voice, Nov. 24, 2005
Ann Hazus, 89, of Mountain Top died Tuesday.
She was born in Ashley on April 26, 1916, daughter of the late Charles and Catherine Saybragia Petiak. She was the owner/operator of Swan Tavern, Ashley, and a licensed embalmer in New York State.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Francis X., in 1984.
Surviving are daughters, Barbara Flaminio, Iron Mountain, Mich.; Deborah Hazus, Mountain Top; Denise Silverberg, Kingston; sons, Richard, Nanticoke; Mark, Mountain Top; 18 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; brother, Paul Petiak, Slocum Township; two nieces.
A Blessing service will be held Saturday at 10 from George A. Strish Inc. Funeral Home, 105 N. Main St., Ashley. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Township. Friends may call Saturday, 9 to time of service.