WANKO, SUSAN ANN (nee: Reichart)

66, suffered a long, painful illness, and eventually succumbed peacefully in her sleep on December 22, 2016 at her home, surrounded by her family. Susan was born in Jersey City and has resided in Pocono Lakes, PA since 2009; prior to that she resided in Bayonne. She was a Paralegal for many local lawyers, and lastly Judge Lawrence P. DeBello, Esq. of Jersey City. Susan enjoyed her retirement in the Pocono Mountains with her husband George and their three fur babies; Blackjack, Pumpkin, and Dexter. Husband of J. George Wanko {retired Bayonne Police Department}. Mother of the late Christopher G. Ranski. Step-Mother of Lori LaBella, and Christpoher G. Wanko. Sister of John Reichart. She was predeceased by her parents Rosemarie (nee: Patten) and George Reichart. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to; Animal Welfare Society of Monroe County, 3129 Godfrey Ridge Drive, Stroudsburg, PA, 18360 (envelopes will be available at the funeral home). Funeral arrangements by G. KEENEN O’BRIEN Funeral Home, 984 Avenue C.