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Hazleton Senior High School
Class Of 1973



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Theresa A. Kranyock

1955 - 2023

Theresa A. Kranyock, 68, passed away suddenly in her sleep on Thursday, November 9, 2023. Born in Hazleton, PA to the late Andrew and Bernadine (Pendal) Kranyock. Theresa moved to Middlesex, NJ in 1977.

She graduated from Penn State University with a BS in Micro Biology and for over forty years, she worked with Hoffman-LaRoche Laboratories as a Lab Technician. In 2021, Theresa retired and was able to enjoy more time with her family.

She enjoyed making her own jewelry and loved spending time with her niece and nephew.

Predeceased by her grandparents, Michael and Anna Pendal, her parents Andrew and Bernadine Kranyock and uncle Mike Pendal. Theresa leaves behind her sister Mary Beth Polchin and her husband Charlie of Hazleton, PA and her companion of over thirty years, Bill Albert. Theresa is also survived by her nephew Chas and niece Bethany as well as her Aunt Theresa Ksenics of Landsdale, PA and by several cousins.

At the request of the family, all services have been handled privately. Theresa will be laid to rest in the family plot of Saints Peter & Paul Byzantine Catholic Cemetery in Beaver Meadows, PA.




Here is the link to our 50th Reunion Photos =

As you scroll through the photos, please download the ones you would like to personally save (by 11/30/23). As many pictures as possible will be saved to our alumni website, but not all of them can due to space limitations.  Kudos again to Claudine Gallagher - please see her lovely note below:
"It was a pleasure and an honor to be apart of your 50th class reunion. Here are all the photos and a drone shoot of your High School...

This link can be copied and emailed out to everyone but everyone needs to download the photos before November 30th, 2023. After that I will have to take it down from Dropbox."



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Welcome to Mary Ann Toth as Website Co-Administrator.  Volunteers are always welcome in website administration, classmate search team, and planning our reunions. If you would like to join the team, or help in any way, please "Contact Us!"  to provide your name, email and phone number to Jane Medvecky and Nancy Drost Miller, who we are once again lucky to have as Chairs of the Committee. Merri Damico will also be sponsoring and organizing the gift raffle if you would like to contribute/help. Please feel free to let us know if you have any suggestions, questions or problems.


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Please join us: click on Classmate Profilesfind & click on your name,

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Do you have any news or topics of interest pertaining to our class that you would like to share with fellow classmates? What would YOU like to see on this site in the future? Please feel free to email your submissions to "Contact Us" for committee review and posting. 

LEGAL NOTICE: Information on this website is personal and not authorized for business or for-profit purposes. You may not use information for mailing lists. Only alumni of the Hazleton Senior High School Class of 1973 are authorized to share and use this information for personal, non-profit and reunion use. Anyone not given explicit access and authorized in writing by the website administrator to access or use site information will be notified and prosecuted swiftly (if necessary) by our legal counsel for any misuse of this information. This website is the property of Hazleton Senior High School Class of 1973, Copyright 2013.


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