In Loving Memory of Mildred G. Mumfreda
Mildred G. MumfredaDunmore, PA March 30, 1916 ~ July 15, 2015 Date of Service: July 20, 2015
Mildred G. Granito Mumfreda, 99, of South Scranton, died Wednesday afternoon at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. Her husband, Donato, died in February 1967. The couple was married more than 30 years.
Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Lucy Chiorazzi Granito and attended the Scranton schools. She was a member of the Parish of St. John Neumann, Scranton, and worked for many years in her family's store, the former Granito's Store and Restaurant. She was an avid reader and an excellent cook. She enjoyed arts and crafts and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a very generous and independent lady who enjoyed taking shopping trips to New York City. She was notorious for making wedding favors for all the weddings in the family. She was a devout Catholic and prayed the rosary 25 times a day. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her.
Surviving are a daughter, Helen Moffitt and husband, John, Dunmore; and a son, John D. Mumfreda, Scranton; grandchildren, Mary T. Boyko and husband, Steve; John D. Moffitt; Joseph P. Moffitt and wife, Jennifer; Lisa Crispino; Frank Crispino and wife, Patricia; Anthony Crispino and wife, Melissa; Nicholas Crispino and wife, Kristen; and Mary Denise Crispino; great-grandchildren, Bridget C. Fox, Anna K. Fox, Hailey M. Moffitt, Carly, Matthew, Samantha, Ashley, Elizabeth, Amanda, Will, Corey, Michael, Dominick and Emma Crispino; a son-in-law, Nicholas Crispino; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Mildred B. Crispino; and brothers, John and Arthur Granito.
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 of Padua Church, Smith Street, Dunmore. Interment, St. Catherine's Cemetery, Moscow.
Friends may call Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to St. Francis of Assisi Kitchen, 500 Penn Ave., Scranton, PA 18503.