In Loving Memory of Dorothy H. Walsh
Dorothy H. WalshOld Forge, PA September 23, 1930 ~ April 19, 2015 Date of Service: April 22, 2015
Dorothy H. Walsh, 84, of Old Forge, formerly of Dunmore, died Sunday evening in the Golden Living Center, Scranton. Her husband, John Walsh, died Sept. 7, 1994. The couple had been married for 28 years.
Born in Scranton, daughter of the late Joseph and Dorothy Olszewski Zarick, she was a graduate of Dunmore High School. Before retirement, she worked for the Bon-Ton department store for many years.She enjoyed trips to the casino and her nights out with friends, especially the "Calamari Singers," listening to music. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her.
The family wishes to thank the staff of Hospice of the Sacred Heart for all of its care and compassion, especially her nurse, Jeanne Sembrat.
Surviving are her companion of 20 years, Tony Naro, Olyphant; daughters, Cheryl Cathrall, Clarks Summit; and Carol Kosek and husband, Mark, Old Forge; a son, Thomas Edmiston and companion, Bonnie, Conway, S.C.; sisters, Irene Giello and Delores Capoocia; brother, Joseph Zarick and wife, Jane, all of Dunmore; grandchildren, Jennifer Cathrall, Eric Sokoloski and Alyssa and Kacie Kosek; and great-grandson, Hunter Sokoloski; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was also preceded in death by a grandson, Jamie Cathrall.
A memorial service will be held Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore. Interment is private at the convenience of the family.
Friends may call from 5 until the time of service.