Clara M. Mika

Clara M. Mika, 94, of Benton and Nescopeck, passed away on Friday, March 10, 2017 at Berwick Retirement Village.

Born in Hazleton on February 21, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Carrie Rehbein.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Gaza J. Mika; her son, Frank Mika; great grandson Kyle Douthat; and her brother, Edward Rehbein.

She is survived by children; Maryann Douthat and husband Jesse, Lorraine Marshall and husband Donald, Dennis Mika and wife Debbie, as well as, many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. Numerous nieces and nephews also survive.

Honoring her wishes, private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements are under the direction of Heller Funeral Home, LLC. Online messages of comfort may be sent to