In Remembrance of Philomenia G. Papa

Philomenia G. Papa

Philomenia G. Papa

Dunmore, PA October 29, 1918 ~ April 13, 2013 Date of Service: April 17, 2013

Philomenia G. Papa, 94, of Dunmore died Saturday evening in Dunmore Health Care Center. Her husband, the late James Papa died October 1, 1982.

Born in Dunmore, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Frances Boniello Genello and was a graduate of Dunmore High School. She was a member of St. Rocco’s Church and was very devoted to St. Ann and St. Theresa.

She loved cooking, hosting and celebrating holidays and special occasions in her home. She enjoyed traveling to Las Vegas with her husband and especially enjoyed her family and the time she spent with them. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her.


Surviving is a daughter; Theresa Dundon and husband David, Dunmore; grandchildren; Theresa Dundon Friedman and husband Joshua, West Chester and Tara Ann Dundon, Dunmore. Great-grandchildren; Lillian and Asher Friedman and Gavin Dundon, Corey and Nathan Maxwell. A son she never had, nephew, James Finelli and his wife Rosemarie, Dunmore. A niece; Elizabeth
Kresge and several other nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by sisters; Rachel Finelli and Mary “Kelly” Boniello and a brother; Frank Boniello.


The funeral will be Wednesday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis funeral Home, Inc., 318 E. Drinker St. Dunmore with a Mass at 9:30am in St. Rocco’s Church, Kurtz St., Dunmore

Interment, St. Michael’s Cemetery, Dunmore

Friends may call Tuesday from 4-7pm

 In Lieu of flowers Memorial contributions may be sent to the American Heart Association, 7272
Greenville Ave., Dallas, Texas 75231

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