In Loving Memory of Anne C. McHale

Anne C. McHale

Anne C. McHale

Dunmore, PA February 16, 1941 ~ November 18, 2015 Date of Service: November 23, 2015

Anne C. McHale, 74 of Dunmore, died peacefully, Wednesday afternoon, surrounded by her family at the Geisinger Mountain View Care Skilled Nursing Center, Scranton, following a brief illness.  She was the widow of James C. McHale, Sr., who died June 14, 2000. The couple was married for 35 years.


Born in Carbondale, she was the daughter of the late William and Helen Campbell Collins.  She was a graduate of Saint Rose High School, Carbondale and was a member of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Parish, Dunmore.


She worked at Mercy Hospital in Scranton for almost 30 years until her retirement this past December.   She most enjoyed being surrounded by her family and friends, and especially spending time with her grandchildren attending their many activities. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her.


Surviving are sons, James McHale and wife Karen, and Michael McHale and wife, Kimberly; all of Dunmore. A daughter Ellen Krzywicki and husband Joseph, Mechanicsburg, Pa. Grandchildren; James T.  and William McHale, Jared and  Molly Krzywicki,  Gavin, Evan and Riley McHale; ;  Brothers; James Collins and wife, Lena, Indian Land, South Carolina; and Timothy Collins and wife Carol, Clifford Township, PA;  A brother-in-law; Charles McHale and wife Patricia, Tampa, Fl.


She was preceded in death by brothers, William and John Collins.


The McHale family would like to thank the doctors, nurses and staff at the Geisinger Community Medical Center, Northeast Regional Cancer Center and especially the staff at Geisinger Moutain View Care Center for their care and compassion over the last several weeks.


 The funeral will be Monday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore with a Mass at 9:30am in  St. Mary’s Church, Chestnut St., Dunmore Those attending are asked to go directly to the church the morning of the funeral.

Interment, Dunmore Cemetery


Friends may call Sunday from 2-5pm at the funeral home.


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to the James C. McHale, Sr. Scholarship Fund C/O FNCB, 102 E. Drinker St. Dunmore, Pa 18512.


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Ann Marie Bednarz
Posts: 3
Re: In Loving Memory of Anne C. McHale
Reply #3 on : Sun November 22, 2015, 19:53:51
We are so sorry to about your mother's passing. She was such a nice person and I'm so glad to have had the privilege to know her.your family is in our prayers .

Ann Marie and Jerry Bednarz
Karen Healey
Posts: 3
Condolences for Anne McHale
Reply #2 on : Sat November 21, 2015, 18:15:11
Karen, Jim & Family,
We are so sorry to hear about the passing
of your Mom. You are in our thoughts &

Karen & Al Healey
Rich Loftus
Posts: 3
Thoughts and Prayers
Reply #1 on : Fri November 20, 2015, 09:53:04
Jimmy, Micheal and Ellen,

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your families during this difficult time. I hope you find peace in the great memories.

Love and prayers,