In Remembrance of Mary E. Battle
Mary E. BattleDunmore, PA December 5, 1915 ~ December 15, 2012 Date of Service: December 19, 2012
Mary Calomino Battle, 97, of Dunmore, died Saturday. She was the widow of William Battle, who died in 1975.
Born in Dunmore, daughter of the late Peter and Letizia Corrado Calomino, she was a graduate of Dunmore High School and was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish, Dunmore. Before retirement, she was employed as a photographer at both the Globe Store and Prestwood Photo Studio.
Surviving are a son, William Battle; a daughter, Bonnie O'Neill; nine grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; three brothers, Joseph, Emil and Peter Calomino; nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by sisters, Carmella Kopacz and Madge Miller; and brothers, Anthony, Salvatore, Michael and Angelo Calomino.
The funeral will be Wednesday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore, with Mass at 9:30 a.m. in St. Mary of Mount Carmel Church, Dunmore, to be celebrated by her nephew, the Rev. Joseph Kopacz. Interment, Mount Carmel Cemetery, Dunmore.
Friends may call Tuesday, 4 to 7 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Compassionate Care Hospice, 960 N. Main Ave., Scranton, 18508.