Jacklyn A. Greenland, 88, of McKeesport, died Monday, March 14, 2016. She was born August 8, 1927 in Hazelton and was the daughter of the late Royce D. and Mary Leasie Abbott. She was the wife of the late William H. Greenland who died February 14, 2006. After 40 years of service she retired as the business office manager of the former McKeesport Daily News. Jacklyn was a graduate of McKeesport High School class of 1945.
She is survived by sisters, Merlyn Trilli of Forest Hills and Myrna (Rich) Mattson of Weston, WV, sister-in-law, Marion Greenland of Port Vue, nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. There is no visitation. Funeral service will be held Friday March 18 at 1:00 pm in the chapel of Mount Vernon Cemetery in Elizabeth Township. Arrangements are by the Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 6028 Smithfield Street, Boston, Elizabeth Township. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Arden Courts, 380 Wray Large Road, Jefferson Hills, PA 15025 or Heartland Hospice, 750 Holiday Drive, Pittsburgh PA 15220. Condolences may be made at gilbertfuneralhomeandcrematory.com
Originally published March 16, 2016.