In Remembrance of Barbara Mecca

Barbara Mecca

Barbara Mecca

Scranton, PA Sept. 28, 1928 ~ August 14, 2012 Date of Service: 08/17/2012

Barbara Mecca, 83, of Gilberstville, formerly of Throop, died Tuesday in Mercy Suburban Hospital, Norristown. Her husband, Domnick, died December 30, 2002.

Born in Throop, she was the daughter of the late Stephen and Julia Sabo Kobar and was a graduate of Throop High School. She was a member of Our lady of Mt. Carmel Parish, Dunmore.

She was an avid baker and cook and enjoyed spending time with her family especially her grandchildren. She enjoyed playing Bingo and taking trips to the Casino’s. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her.

Surviving are daughters; Josephine Miller, Lillington, N.C.; Julie Ann Genuario and husband Paul, and Rosemary Genuario and husband Daniel, all of Gilbertsville, Pa. Grandchildren; Jessica, Joseph, Gabrielle and Domnick Genuario. Nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by sisters; Mary Kobar, Rosella Brandt, Margaret Daskalakis, Kathryn Storm and Helen Spencley and brothers; Paul, Stephen, John, Peter, Julius and Kolman.

The funeral will be Friday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore with Mass at 11:00am in St. Mary’s Church, Chestnut St., Dunmore.

Interment, Dunmore Cemetery

Friends may call Friday morning at the funeral home from 9:00am until 10:45.

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Dominic and Michele Rinaldi
Posts: 3
Re: In Remembrance of Barbara Mecca
Reply #1 on : Mon August 20, 2012, 22:33:40
Dear Josephine, Julie and Rosemary,
Our deepest sympathy to you and your families. We so enjoyed taking your mom and mine to the casinos; they always had a great time! Your mom baked the best nut roll, poppy etc.
Sincerely, Dominic and Michele