Anna May (Marcinko) Rettzo, 81 a resident of Ridgeview Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center, Shenadoah Heights passed away on Thursday, January 16, 2020 at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest, Allentown.
Born in Hazleton on May 13, 1938 she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Mary (Podelko) Marcinko.
She was a graduate of Hazleton High School.
Prior to her retirement, Anna May was employed in food preparation at the Shenandoah Senior Center.
She was of the Catholic faith. Anna May enjoyed polkas and was a big fan of Jimmy Sturr and His Orchestra.
Surviving are three daughters, Jennifer Koncsler and her husband Keith of Shenandoah, Janet Macker of Shenandoah and Mary Ann Spevak and her husband Donald of Hazleton; two sons, James Rettzo, Jr. of Mahanoy City and Robert Zahay of Drums; two granddaughters, Lilianna Rettzo and Christina Spevak; one grandson, Donald Spevak; nieces and nephews.
Preceding her in death in addition to her parents were her husband, James “Jimmy” Rettzo and two brothers.
Religious services will be held on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 10:00 am at Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, 132 S. Jardin St., Shenandoah. Rev. Mindy Heppe will officiate. Interment will be private at the convenience of the family. A visitation will be held on Tuesday morning from 9:00 am until 10:00 am at the funeral home.
Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, Shenandoah is in charge of the arrangements.