In Remembrance of Marie Carmella Mecca
Marie Carmella MeccaDunmore, PA November 3, 1928 ~ April 26, 2012 Date of Service: April 30, 2012
Marie Carmella Mecca
April 26, 2012
Marie Carmella Mecca,83, Dunmore, died Thursday morning in the Moses Taylor Hospital. She and her husband Vincent C. Mecca were married for 58 years on June 20, 2011.
Born in Dunmore, daughter of the late Joseph and Marie Lynn Mecca, she was a graduate of Dunmore High School Class of 1946. Prior to retirement she was employed in the local garment industry and had been co-owner of the Best Styles Dress Shop in Dunmore from 1959-1963. She was a life-long member of SS. Anthony and Rocco Parish and its Altar and Rosary Society. She was an avid bowler, competing on both the St. Anthony’s and Times Tribune teams and was also an avid New York Yankees fan and enjoyed sewing, crocheting and knitting. She was a great housekeeper and loving wife.
Her family wishes to extend their gratitude to Moses Taylor Skilled Nursing, now known as Evergreen Skilled Nursing, as well as the staff of the Moses Taylor Hospital and Dr. Charles Deck.
Also surviving is her brother-in-law Leonard Verrastro, Dunmore; sister-in-law Catherine Mecca, Dunmore; nieces, nephews, cousins, great-nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be Monday with mass at 9:30 a.m. in the St. Anthony of Padua Church, Smith St., Dunmore. All those attending are asked to go directly to the church. Entombment will be in St. Catherine’s Cemetery, Moscow. Friends may call Sunday afternoon from 2-5 p.m. in the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore.