In Loving Memory of Ralph B. Nozzi
Ralph B. NozziDunmore, PA October 24, 1940 ~ October 17, 2015 Date of Service: October 21, 2015
Ralph B. Nozzi, 74, of Dunmore, died Saturday in Regional Hospital of Scranton after a courageous battle with brain cancer. He and his wife, the former Madeline Durdan, had celebrated their 49th wedding anniversary on April 16.
Born in Scranton, he was the son of Gilda Astolfi Nozzi, Dunmore, and the late Benjamin Nozzi. Ralph was a graduate of Dunmore High School, a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish and served in the Army. Before retirement, he was employed by Eureka Printing, Haddon Craftsmen, Specialty Printing and Norton Book Co. Ralph loved working with his hands, and he could build or fix just about anything. He enjoyed golfing and spending time with his grandaughters and grandpuppy, Lola.
His family would like to thank the staff on the seventh floor at Regional Hospital of Scranton, as well as Dr. Martin Hyzinski, Dr. Akash Agarwal and Dr. Anees Fogley for all the care and compassion provided to Ralph.
Also surviving are a daughter, Jan Greskovic and husband, Jerry, South Abington Twp.; a son, Michael and wife, Lori, Dunmore; two granddaughters, Kara and Abby Greskovic, South Abington Twp.
The funeral will be Wednesday with Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m., in St. Mary of Mount Carmel Parish on Chestnut Street in Dunmore. All those attending the funeral are asked to go directly to the church Wednesday morning.
Visitation will be Tuesday from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore. Interment will be private.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Griffin Pond Animal Shelter, 967 Griffin Pond Road, Clarks Summit, PA 18411 or www.GriffinPondAnimalShelter.com