In Loving Memory of Ann "Dolly" Rubino
Ann "Dolly" RubinoDunmore, PA July 31, 1938 ~ December 8, 2018 Date of Service: December 12, 2018
Ann “Dolly” Rubino, 80, a proud lifelong resident of Dunmore, passed away Saturday, with family by her side.
Dolly was the daughter of the late Tony and Kate Verrastro Calabro and was a graduate of the Dunmore High School class of 1956. She was married to the love of her life, the late Canio “Rub” Rubino, with whom she shared her five loving children. Dolly was a beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend who will be missed by everyone who knew her.
Her life was spent surrounded by her family and friends doing various activities, most notably anything involving her grandchildren, Dunmore sporting events, traveling abroad, and going out to dinner. She had a group of friends who have been by each other’s side since they were teenagers and their presence and support in her life was remarkable.
Dolly was a member of SS Anthony and Rocco Parish and it’s Altar and Rosary Society, the Twenties Club, and the MAC Social Club.
She is survived by her children; Sherry Nicolais and husband Mark, Dunmore; Debbie Plonsky and husband Rich, Throop; Dave and wife Kim, Moscow; John and wife Maryann, Moosic; Vince and wife Karen, Roaring Brook Township. Grandchildren; Dr. Brittany and Kayleigh Semion, Meredith Freeman and husband Matt, Jeffrey and Jessica Plonsky, David, Daniel, Christopher, and Jonathan Rubino, Natalie and Eric Rubino, and Toni and Vinny Rubino. She was recently blessed with her first great-grandchild, Macy Lyn Freeman who brought her endless joy. Dolly had a special place in her heart for the following, her sister, Dolores Calabro; nieces, Renee Perry and Elizabeth Lemoncelli; nephews, Ricky and Robby Roman; cousins, Carmel Lopatka, Mary Morasky, Jerry and Jim McAllister and families; cherished friends, Marie Bartos, Rose DeMarco, Lucy Jason, Carmella Lacertoso, Sylvia Rinaldi, Ann Parks, and Josephine Pettinato.
She was preceded in death by an infant sister, Dolores.
The family would like to extend their sincerest gratitude to the doctors and healthcare providers who cared for Dolly in her final moments, especially Dr. Linda Barrasse.
The funeral will be Wednesday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore with a Mass at 9:30 a.m. in St. Anthony’s Church, Smith St., Dunmore.
Interment will be held at a later date in the Dunmore Cemetery.
Friends may call Tuesday from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to St. Joseph’s Center, 2010 Adams Ave., Scranton, PA 18509.