In Remembrance of Marlene A. Miles-Maglio
Marlene A. Miles-MaglioDunmore, PA December 21, 1937 ~ January 30, 2012 Date of Service: February 11, 2012
Marlene A. Miles-Maglio
January 30, 2012
Marlene A. Miles-Maglio, 74, a lifelong resident of Dunmore, died Monday at the Regional Hospital of Scranton, after a long and courageous battle with lung cancer. She was the wife of the late Salvatore A. Miles-Maglio who died October 22, 1992.
Born December 21, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Josephine Alexander Gaetano. She was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish in Dunmore and was a graduate of Dunmore High School. Prior to her illness she was employed by the Steamtown Mall in Scranton for close to 20 years.
Marlene was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt who loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. Her family would like to extend its heartfelt gratitude to the doctors and their staffs that helped her fight this illness. These include Dr, Martin Hyzinski, Dr. Harmar Brereton, The Regional Hospital of Scranton, Johns Hopkins University Hospital and especially her long term family doctor, Dr. Douglas Klamp.
She will be deeply missed by her sons, Frank Miles and wife Karen, Michael Miles and wife Cindy, and Gary Miles and fiancée Kelly Cruise; all of Dunmore, her three grandchildren, Kailey, Maura, and Michael Miles, all of Dunmore; a brother, Robert Gaetano and his wife Kathy of Dunmore; as well as many sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, family and friends.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Thomas and Salvatore Gaetano.A memorial mass will be celebrated on Saturday February 11th at 11am in St. Mary of Mount Carmel Church, Chestnut Street, in Dunmore. Burial will take place in Mount Carmel Cemetery in Dunmore at the convenience of the family. At Marlene’s request there will be no public calling hours. Those attending the mass are asked to go directly to the church. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Marlene’s name to the Chronic Disease Fund, www.CDFUND.org , 6900 N. Dallas Parkway, Suite 200 Plano, TX 75024. Arrangements entrusted to the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc., Dunmore.