In Remembrance of
Marilyn Cembalest White PerfilioWaverly, PA June 15, 1961 ~ December 4, 2011 Date of Service: December 6, 2011
Marilyn Cembalest White Perfilio, 50, Waverly, died Sunday at home.
Born in Engelwood, NJ, daughter of Patricia Holland Cembalest and the late Arnold Cembalest, she attended Abington Heights High School and Northfield Mt. Herman High School in Massachusetts, and she then went on to Keystone College and Misericordia University. As a person who enjoyed assisting others and taking care of people, she was employed as an aide in the nursing department of the Regional Hospital of Scranton. Marilyn also was fond of music concerts, theater, travel, her late father’s cars, and spending time with her pets. She was a member of Temple Hesed and will be deeply missed by all.
Also surviving is a son, Cody J. White, Waverly; sisters Michele Cembalest Banner and husband Fred, Potomac, MD; and Caren Cembalest, Dalton; a brother Robert Cembalest and wife Cecelia, Austin, TX; as well as aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
A memorial service will be held Tuesday evening at 6:30 p.m. by Rabbi Daniel Swartz at the residence of Marilyn’s mother, Patricia Cembalest, 138 Oakford Circle, Clarks Summit. Shiva will also be observed at her mother’s home on Wednesday and Thursday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s favorite charity.