In Rememberance of Joan Savas
Joan SavasDunmore, PA October 21, 1930 ~ October 23, 2011 Date of Service: October 26, 2011
Joan Savas, 81, of Dunmore, died Sunday at home.
Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Herbert and Eileen Rymer Fischer and was a graduate of Scranton Technical High School where she served as a Techette under Mrs. Ida Reese. She was a devoted Catholic and was the showroom manager at Altep Wallcovering in Scranton for more than 20 years.
She was an accomplished artist and musician and was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister. She took great pride in her family and enjoyed playing piano at family events.
Surviving are three daughters, Joan Cascio and husband Charles, Dunmore; Judith Brust , Dunmore and Diana Rusk, Onalaska, Wisconsin; a son, Charles Savas, South Abington Townshi; a sister, Suzanne Madus, Dalton; four grandchildren, Andrea Vergnetti, Erica Cascio, Chuck Cascio and Zachary Rusk; a great-grandchild Brianna Vergnetti.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 5-7p.m. at the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore.