In Remembrance of Catherine Marie Mesiti
Catherine Marie MesitiDunmore, PA October 12, 1927 ~ December 17, 2014 Date of Service: December 20, 2014
Catherine Marie Mesiti, 87, of Dunmore, died Wednesday morning in the Commonwealth Hospice of Northeast PA. Her husband, the late Charles V. Mesiti, died in 2001.
Born in Dunmore, daughter of the late Salvatore and Sarah Marie Bonovoglia Verrastro, she attended Dunmore High School and was a member of SS. Anthony and Rocco Parish, Dunmore. Prior to retirement, she was employed by the Scranton Garment Manufacturing Company, and additionally sold Tupperware, Avon, and Gertrude Hawk Chocolates at the holidays. She loved playing cards with friends, baking, and enjoying her sweets.
Surviving is a son, Charles Mesiti and wife Jessica, Dunmore; and grandchildren Rosario, Isabella and Bethany; a sister, Angela Freeman, Scranton; brothers Leonard Verrastro and wife Betty, Bethlehem; Vincent Verrastro and wife Terry, Sacramento, CA; Salvatore Verrastro and wife Mary, Dunmore; and Anthony Verrastro and wife Joan, South Carolina; as well as nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be Saturday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore, with mass at 11 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Smith St., Dunmore. Interment to follow in St. Catherine’s Cemetery, Moscow.
Friends may call Saturday morning at the funeral home from 8:30 until 10:30 a.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Pennsylvania Keystone Chapter of the National
Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1501 Reedsdale St., Ste. 105, Pittsburgh, PA 15233.