In Loving Memory of Geraldine Hafner
Geraldine HafnerScranton, PA July 20, 1931 ~ January 7, 2019 Date of Service: Privately Held
Geraldine Hafner, Scranton, died peacefully Monday while holding the hands of her daughter and granddaughter. She was the widow of Carl Hafner who died March 7, 2015. They had been married for 58 years.
Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of Peter and Loretta Robinson Stasits. Prior to retirement she worked in the local garment industry for many years. She was a member of St. Patrick’s Parish in West Scranton.
Geraldine was the best mom and friend that a daughter and granddaughter could ever have. She loved her home and spending time with the family especially her granddaughter and great grandchildren. She was an avid shopper who loved going every week with her daughter.
Her family would like to thank Dr. Salvatore Lawrence for the years of care and kindness he provided, as well as Compassionate Care Hospice for the care they in her final days. They would also like to thank some of her kind daily nurses Tia, Ericka, Millie, Jessica, and several of her nurse’s aides.
Surviving are a daughter Gerilynn and her husband Edward Williams, Scranton, her granddaughter Gerilynn “The Baby” Price and her husband Shane, Scranton, two great grandchildren, Zachary Donald Price and Chloe Lynn Price, two sisters, Josephine Orzel and Loretta Gerrity and her husband Tom, all of Scranton as well as several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Maryann Klebon and Pauline Kotchick.
A private Mass of Christian Burial will be held at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Chapel in West Scranton.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc.