In Remembrance of Michael J. Sabatella
Michael J. SabatellaDunmore, PA March 21, 1934 ~ May 15, 2014 Date of Service: May 19, 2014
Michael J. Sabatella, 80, of Dunmore, died Thursday afternoon at the VNA Hospice at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton.
Born in Dunmore, son of the late Michael and Gertrude Cianci Sabatella, he was a member of SS. Anthony and Rocco Parish. He was a graduate of Dunmore High School and an Army veteran. He worked for many years as a chef for the Saw Pit Restaurant in Port Chester, N.Y. He was an avid golfer and a fan of the Philadelphia Eagles, Phillies and Penn State. He enjoyed spending time with his family, especially during the Christmas holiday and summer cookouts by the pool. He also enjoyed visiting casinos and gardening.
Surviving are sisters, Ann Marie Sabatella and Ange Obal and husband, George; brothers, Patrick and wife, Mary, all of Dunmore; and Vito and wife, Mary Ann, Dickson City; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.He was also preceded in death by brothers, James and Domenick Sabatella.
The funeral will be Monday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore, with Mass at 9:30 a.m. in St. Anthony's Church, Smith Street, Dunmore. Interment, Dunmore Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday, 4 to 7 p.m.