In Loving Memory of Catherine A. Carson
Catherine A. CarsonScranton June 4, 1930 ~ June 29, 2018 Date of Service: July 2, 2018
Catherine A. Carson, 88, of Scranton and formerly of Dunmore, passed away peacefully Friday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. Her husband, the late James Carson, died in 1985. The couple had been married for 31 years.
Born in Dunmore, she was the daughter of the late Domenick and Carmella Mecca Rinaldi and was a graduate of Dunmore High School and a member of St. Lucy's Church, Scranton.
She was a loving mother and grandmother who enjoyed playing bingo and pokeno with her friends and playing the penny slot machines at the casino. She loved to bake, especially chocolate chip cookies, for her grandchildren. She cherished time spent with her grandchildren and always beamed with happiness whenever they would stop by for a visit to discuss the events going on in their lives. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her.
The family wishes to thank Hospice of the Sacred Heart for all of its care and compassion and a special thank you to her niece, Tina, for her loyal companionship.
Surviving are daughters, Mary Jane Goodman and husband, Jonathan, Clarks Summit; and Jamie Masters and husband, Thomas, Scranton; grandchildren, Jake and Lucas Goodman and Kayla and Ashley Masters; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was also preceded in death by daughters, Carmel Carson Bratton and Cathy Carson; a sister, Mary Rinaldi; and a brother, Donato Rinaldi.
The funeral will be Monday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore, with Mass at 9:30 a.m. at St. Lucy's Church, 949 Scranton St., Scranton. Interment, Cathedral Cemetery, Scranton.
Friends may call Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m.