In Loving Memory of Lucy D. Ranella

Lucy D. Ranella

Lucy D. Ranella

Dunmore, PA June 15, 1924 ~ May 28, 2018 Date of Service: June 1, 2018

Lucy Delores Ranella, 93, of Dunmore, died Monday at the Mountain View Care Center, Scranton. She was the widow of the late Anthony R. Ranella, Sr., who passed away on November 12, 2008.


Born in Dunmore, she was the daughter of the late Sebastiano and Catherine Sileo Mecca and was a member of SS Anthony and Rocco Parish, Dunmore. Prior to retirement, she worked at the former Mother’s Laundry in Dunmore.


She enjoyed watching classic movies from the 30s and 40s, cooking, and listening to Hank Williams, Sr. and Anthony DelCasino.


She was a loving grandmother, mother, and sister. She will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.


Surviving are sons, Anthony, Jr. and wife, Nancy, and Thomas M. all of Dunmore; a sister, Carmella Ciccone, Saylorsburg; a brother, Salvatore Mecca and wife, Maryann, Dunmore; grandchildren, Anthony III and partner, Danielle Potora, Desiree Ranella, Nicholas and fiancé Alyssa Cianfichi, Marisa Ranella, and Thomas Jr. Ranella and fiancé Kayla Aronica; great- grandchildren, Nicholas Jr, Enzo, Trent, and twins Olive  and Violet; as well as nieces, nephews, and cousins. 


She was also preceded in death by an infant son, Eric; sisters, Ann Dibiasi, Jenny Denunzio, and Bernetta Lalli; and brothers, Joseph, Bill, Peter, and Thomas.


The funeral will be Friday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore with Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30am in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 208 Smith St. Dunmore.


Interment to follow in Dunmore Cemetery.


Friends may call Thursday 4-7pm.

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Richard Hennigan
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To the Ranella family
Reply #3 on : Fri June 01, 2018, 12:04:19
Offering deepest condolences to the entire Ranella family for the loss of Lucy. May her memory live on through all of you. Hoping that time heals your hearts, and you all continue to be the supportive, loving and hospitable family that I've known for decades. Apologies for being unable to offer sympathies in person. Love to you all.
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Re: In Loving Memory of Lucy D. Ranella
Reply #2 on : Fri June 01, 2018, 06:43:13
Miss you Mom. I love you.
Nancy McLain
Posts: 3
Lucy Ranella
Reply #1 on : Thu May 31, 2018, 09:22:57
So very sorry for your loss. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. May God Bless each and everyone during this difficult time.