In Loving Memory of Grace Colangelo

Grace Colangelo

Grace Colangelo

Dunmore, PA March 16, 1924 ~ March 10, 2017 Date of Service: March 13, 2017

Grace Colangelo, 92, of Dunmore, passed away Friday afternoon peacefully, at home, under the care of her nurse, Helene from Hospice of the Sacred Heart.

Born in Dunmore, she was the daughter of the late Domenick and Donata Sileo Colangelo and was a faithful member of SS Anthony and Rocco Parish, Dunmore. She was a graduate of St. Agnes Nursing School in Philadelphia. Prior to retirement, she was a registered nurse at the Clarks Summit State Hospital.

Grace was a former volunteer at St. Anthony’s School, the American Red Cross and a member of My Brother’s Keeper Quilt Group where she made quilts for the homeless. She enjoyed traveling and the Broadway Theatre. She was a loving and giving person and enjoyed spending time with all of her nieces and nephews. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her.

Her family wishes to thank Sr. Donna Cerminaro, MPF and Sr.Catherine Iacouzze,MPF for providing weekly Communion and to Dr. Minora and his staff for all of their care and compassion and At Home Quality Care especially Barbara and Fatima.

Surviving are several nieces, nephews, grand- nieces, grand-nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by sisters; Carmella Percival, Sr. Mary Colangelo,MPF, Bertha Parette and brothers; Angelo, Domenick, Anthony, William, Paul and infant twins, John and Peter.

The funeral will be Monday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore with Mass at 9:30am in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Smith St. Dunmore.

Interment, Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Dunmore.

Friends may call Sunday from 1-3pm at the funeral home.

Memorial Donations may be sent to Sisters of St. Lucy Filippini, Villa Walsh Morristown, NJ  07960 or Hospice of the Sacred Heart, 100 William St. Dunmore, Pa 18512 or the donor’s favorite charity.

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Richard and Barbara Mitchell
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Grace Colangelo
Reply #1 on : Sun March 12, 2017, 14:53:24
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Our beloved friend, a gentle giant with a heart of gold. A wonderful traveling companion for many years.
Grace will be sorely missed. Fondly, Richard and Barbara Mitchell (Florida)