First Posted: 8/27/2008
MaryBeth Adams, 46, Taylor, died Tuesday, August 19 at the Moses Taylor Hospital.
Born March 9, 1962 in Scranton, she was the daughter of William and Patricia Brzostek Clarke of Clarks Summit. She formerly resided in Dalton and Peckville. She was employed as a physical therapist for Sprit and Balance Care. She was a member of Our Lady of the Snows Church, a 1980 salutatorian graduate of Lackawanna Trail High School and a 1984 cum laude graduate of the University of Scranton. Through the gift of life her request was to be an organ donor.
Also surviving are a daughter, Amanda Adams, Peckville; a brother, Robert Clarke and wife Christy, Factoryville; a sister, Michelle Bielovitz and her husband Kirk, King George, VA; two nieces, Ashleigh and Julia; three nephews, Justin, Devon, and Brayden; her companion, Pete Michauskas, Taylor.
She was preceded in death by a brother, John Patrick Clarke.
A Mass of Christian burial was to be held Friday, August 22 from Our Lady of the Snows Church, 325 S. State St., Clarks Summit. Interment will be private of the convenience of the family in Cathedral Cemetery. Arrangements from the Lawrence E. Young Funeral Home, 418 S. State. St. Clarks Summit. For directions or to sign the online guest book, visit