In Remembrance of Frank J. Palmasani
Frank J. PalmasaniPittston, PA June 19, 1925 ~ September 5, 2012 Date of Service: September 15, 2012
Frank J. Palmasani, 87, formerly of South Scranton, a resident of Wesley Village, passed into eternal rest and peace on Wednesday September 5th 2012. His wife of 63 years was the late Laura Modeste Palmasani.
He was born in Scranton on June 19, 1925, the son of the late Michael and Angela Salalmida Palmasani. He was educated in Scranton public schools. He joined the Marines at 16 and proudly served his country in WWII. He was a decorated war veteran. He was employed as the Business Manager of Plasterers and Cement masons Local 100 of Scranton for many years. He later worked as a Plaster instructor at Keystone Job Corp. Until he retired, he was the Coordinator for Plasterers and Cement masons Job Corp Training Program. Frank served as Treasurer of the Lackawanna Human Development Agency for over 30 years.
He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. Frank loved to garden, spend time with his grandchildren and watch his favorite baseball team, the New York Yankees.
Also surviving, daughter-in-law Millie Palmasani, Pittston; son Gary and wife Rosanna, Pittston; son Frank Palmasani, Scranton; four grandchildren Dr. Ariane Conaboy and husband Atty. Kevin Conaboy, Moosic; Joshua Ceres and wife Christine, Clarks Summit; Gary and Christian Palmasani, Pittston, and two great-grandchildren Claire and Kevin Conaboy Jr., Moosic.
He was preceded in death by a son Michael J. Palmasani.
A blessing service will be held on Saturday September 15th at 4:30pm in the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc. 318 East Drinker Street in Dunmore by Msgr. Philip A. Gray. The family will receive friends from 4pm-4:30pm.
As an expression of sympathy, preferred memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of Gary Palmasani, 400 Westport Circle, Pittston, PA 18640 in lieu of flowers or prepared foods.