In Rememberance of Carmel Sandone Dempsey

Carmel Sandone Dempsey

Carmel Sandone Dempsey

Scranton, PA July 10, 1916 ~ September 10, 2011 Date of Service: September 13,2011

Carmel Sandone Dempsey

September 10, 2011

 

Carmel Sandone Dempsey, formerly of Dunmore, died Saturday at Mountain View Care Center, Scranton. She was the widow of the late Joseph Dempsey who died August 6, 1984.

Born in Glen Side, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Josephine Fanelli Sandone. She was a graduate of Dunmore High School and a member of the former Christ the King Church, Dunmore and its Alter and Rosary Society. During World War II she worked in Washington, D.C for the Department of the Navy investigating the authenticity of meritorious service claims.

Known to her family and friends as “Milly”,  she was the president of the Catholic Daughters Association for ten years and was a member of the Dunmore Women’s Club. She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who will be missed very much.

The family would like to give a very special thank you to cousin, Tina for her unyielding love and support. The family also wishes to thank the staff at Mountain View Care Center and Hospice of the Sacred Heart for the wonderful care they provided.

Surviving are two daughters, Marita Lowman, Scranton and Mary Jo Cannon and husband Michael, Scranton. Two grandchildren; Mark and Colleen Cannon and one great-grandchild Essence Gibson. Several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a grandson, Brian Lowman, a sister, Ann Silvano and three brothers, Patrick, Anthony and Joseph Sandone.

The funeral will be Tuesday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis funeral home Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore with Mass at 9:30 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Taylor Ave. Scranton. Interment, St. Catherine’s Cemetery, Moscow.

Friends may call Monday from 5-8p.m.

In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Mt. View Care Center, 2309 Stafford Ave, Scranton, Pa 18505 or Hospice of the Sacred Heart, 600 Baltimore Drive, Wilkes-Barre, Pa 18702

To leave an online condolence please visit www. DunmoreFuneralHome.com

 

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Jimmy Cummings
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Condolences
Reply #2 on : Tue October 18, 2011, 05:59:14
I just learned about the death of your Mother and wanted to say how sorry I am. She and all of you will be in my prayers on Okinawa. I am still in Japan and it has been some time since I was back in Dunmore. I have many good memories of you all. May God Bless all of you.

Jimmy Cummings
David J. Carroll
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Condolences
Reply #1 on : Sun September 11, 2011, 21:50:09
Marita & Mary Jo,

Please accept my condolences. We always called her Aunt Millie at the lake, since all the cousins did. She was a beautiful woman.

David J. Carroll