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Jean (Benotsky) Zim

June 30, 1938 ~ September 11, 2019 (age 81)

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Jean (Benotsky) Zim, 81, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Wednesday, September 11, 2019, at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.

Born on June 30th, 1938, in Edwardsville, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Genevieve (Tobin) Benotsky.

Jean worked hard to make a loving home for her family. She was a great wife, loving mother and grandmother.

She enjoyed playing bingo, going to the casino and especially anything related to Elvis Presley.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband of 60 years, Hubert “Lucky” Zim and daughter-in-law, Maryann Zim.

Left to cherish her memory are 2 sons, Gary (Donna M.) Zim, of Dalton and William Zim, of Wilkes-Barre; 2 daughters, Cathy (Raymond) Pavlick, of Hanover Twp and Rita (Charles) Harrison, of Plains; 5 grandchildren, Barbara, Heather, Raymond, Christy and Charlie; 6 great grandchildren and sister, Dorothy Amos.

Funeral services will be private for Jean’s family through Kniffen O’Malley Leffler Funeral & Cremation Services, Wilkes-Barre. Condolences may be sent to

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