In Loving Memory of Rose Marie Raymond

Rose Marie Raymond

Rose Marie Raymond

Dunmore, PA September 14, 1925 ~ March 31, 2016 Date of Service: April 5, 2016

Rose Raymond, age 90, of Dunmore, died Thursday, March 31st at th Dunmore Health Care Center.


Born in Dunmore to the late Vincenzo and Christina Telesca (Raimondo) Raymond, she was a graduate of Dunmore High School.  She worked for many years in the garment industry and as a housekeeper at Mercy Hospital in Scranton prior to retirement. 


Rose enjoyed sewing and knitting.  She knitted many winter hat and glove sets for her great nieces and nephews. 


She is survived by four nieces, Lorraine Kishel and husband Joseph of Dunmore, Bernadette Mackrell and husband Dave of Olyphant, Diane Flyte and husband Stephen of Springbrook, and Fannie Koval of Bridgeport, CT; and a nephew, Canio Verrastro and wife Judy of Scranton.  She is also survived by several great-nieces and nephews, and great-great nieces and nephews.


Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters Bernetta Verrastro, Maime Pugliesi, and Antoinette Luongo; and brothers Domnick, Bill, and infant Vito Raymond.


The family would like to thank Dr. Salvatore Lawrence and Dunmore Health Care Center for their care of Rose. 


The funeral will be Tuesday with Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in the St. Anthony of Padua Church, Smith St., Dunmore.  Interment in Mount Carmel Cemetery, Dunmore.


There are no public calling hours.  All family and friends attending the mass are asked to go directly to the church.

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