Gina M. (Smith) Koinski, 50, of Kutztown, died Sunday, October 28, 2012 at Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest, Salisbury Township. She was the wife of John L. Koinski, Jr.
Born in Bronx, NY, November 26, 1961, Gina was the daughter of Rosemarie (Vernagallo) Smith of Birdsboro and the late James Smith. She was a member of St. Anne's Episcopal Church, Trexlertown.
Survivors: In addition to her husband and mother; daughters, Kirsten Frankhouser and Sierra Frankhouser both at home; brothers, James “Butch” Smith of Reading, Matthew Smith of Lexington, SC; sisters, Lisa Chandler of Casper, WY, Eva Vernagallo of Sheridan, WY.
Services: Funeral services will take place 2:00 p.m., Thursday, November 1, 2012 at The Episcopal Church of the Mediator, 1620 Turner Street, Allentown with the Rev. Canon Michael F. Piovane, Ed.D. officiating. Family and friends may pay their respects from 1 - 2:00 p.m. Thursday in the church. A reception will follow the service in the church gathering area. Any questions or concerns may be directed to the Heintzelman Funeral Home, Inc., in Schnecksville.
Contributions: In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation c/o the funeral home, P.O. Box # 196, Schnecksville, PA 18078-0196.