In Loving Memory of Patricia A. Telesco
Patricia A. TelescoDunmore, PA April 29, 1940 ~ May 11, 2018 Date of Service: May 16,2018
Patricia A. "Pat" Telesco, 78, Dunmore, died Friday at Allied Hospice Center, Scranton, surrounded by her loving family. She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Eugene Telesco.
Born in Dunmore, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Romaine Golden Kays. She was a graduate of Dunmore High School class of 1958. Before retirement, she was employed as a unit clerk at Mercy Hospital, Scranton, on 9 East and Mercy Home Health.
She was an active member of SS. Anthony & Rocco Parish, Dunmore, and its Altar and Rosary Society.
Pat was a woman of great faith who prayed the rosary daily, keeping in mind the needs and welfare of her family and friends.
She was a member of the M.A.C. Social Club and the Broadway Theater League of Northeastern Pennsylvania and enjoyed bowling at South Side Bowl with the Jet Setters. She was also a member of the Silver Sneakers at the Dunmore YMCA, where she participated in numerous activities and made many friends. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and attending all of their events and activities. Pat also enjoyed going on hikes and bus trips. She gathered regularly with former Mercy Hospital co-workers, known as the Lefties, and enjoyed cooking and baking for her family and friends and was truly a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend and will be dearly missed.
The family would like to thank the staff of Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, its MSICU and PCU departments and the entire Allied Hospice Center for their kind and compassionate care.
Also surviving are daughters, Arlene Ames and husband, Joseph; and Gina Sheehan and husband, Joseph, all of Dunmore; grandchildren, Joseph Ames; Elizabeth MacNelley and husband, Robert; Amanda, Emily and Hannah Sheehan; and Richard Ames; sister, Romaine Kays, Dunmore; brothers and sisters-in-law, John Tigue; Bill Telesco and wife, Ann; Theresa Telesco; and Angie Lacertoso and husband, Tony; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was also preceded in death by a sister, Catherine "Kay" Kays Tigue.
The funeral will be Wednesday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore, with Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 208 Smith St., Dunmore. Interment in St. Michael's Cemetery, Dunmore.
Friends may call Tuesday from 4 to 7 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Allied Hospice Center, P.O. Box. 1103, Scranton, PA 18501 or to SS. Anthony and Rocco Parish, 303 Smith St., Dunmore PA 18512.