In remembrance of
Susan Mecca BarrigarDunmore, PA August 8, 1924 ~ June 10, 2011 Date of Service: June 15, 2011
Susan Mecca Barrigar, 86, of Dunmore, died Friday evening in the Dunmore Health Care Center. She was the wife of Earl Barrigar, Dunmore.
Born in Dunmore, daughter of the late Rosario and Lucia Schiffo Riggi, she was a graduate of Dunmore High School and was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish. Before retirement, she was employed in the local garment manufacturing industry. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, sister and aunt who was dedicated to her family and friends and enjoyed attending daily Mass and having breakfast with her friends before her illness. Her family would like to thank the staff of the second floor at Dunmore Health Care Center and the nurses of Hospice of the Sacred Heart for all of their loving and dedicated care.
Also surviving are a sister, Sarah Rinaldi and husband, Sal, Dunmore; a sister-in-law, Alfonsina Riggi, Dunmore; nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by her first husband, Frank Mecca; a son, Joseph Mecca; an infant daughter, Vita Mecca; six sisters, Rose Banno, Mary Morelli, Josephine Barrigar, Catherine Mase, Theresa Nardozza and Grace Hargonich; and two brothers, Michael and Cataldo Riggi.
The funeral will be Wednesday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore, with Mass at 11 a.m. in St. Mary of Mount Carmel Church, Chestnut Street, Dunmore. Interment, Mount Carmel Cemetery, Dunmore.
Friends may call Tuesday, 5 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, preferred memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Sacred Heart, 340 Montage Mountain Road, Moosic, PA 18517.