In Loving Memory of Josephine T. Fastiggi

Josephine T. Fastiggi

Josephine T. Fastiggi

Dunmore, PA September 2, 1930 ~ July 26, 2016 Date of Service: July 30, 2016

Josephine T. Fastiggi, 85, of Dunmore, died Tuesday morning in the Mountain View Care Center, Scranton.

Born in Scranton, daughter of the late Vito Michael and Rose Mary Martinelli Fastiggi, she attended Dunmore public schools and prior to retirement, was employed in the local garment industry.  She was a member of SS. Anthony and Rocco Parish, Dunmore. She enjoyed playing bingo, doing crossword puzzles, and playing the Big Wheel at Mountain View Care Center.  She loved the Catholic television channel, and especially the Mother Angelica program.

The family wishes to thank Dr. Salvatore Lawrence for the care and compassion shown to Josephine, as well as the staff at Mountain View Care Center, namely the B Wing for all of their kindness.

Surviving are sisters Lucille Fastiggi of Dunmore, and Rosanne Farris, a resident of Mountain View Care Center; and brother Michael Fastiggi and wife Lois of Mechanicsburg; a devoted brother-in-law, Joseph Calomino of Dunmore; nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

She was also preceded in death by sisters Angeline Calomino and Mary Fastiggi, and a brother, Canio Fastiggi.

The funeral will be Saturday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore, with Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in the St. Anthony of Padua Church, Smith St., Dunmore.  Interment to follow in Cathedral Cemetery, Scranton.

Friends may call Friday from 4-7 p.m. at the funeral home.

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