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Elizabeth K. "Betty" (Horvat) Petrasko

October 4, 1930 ~ September 11, 2023 (age 92) 92 Years Old


Elizabeth K. “Betty” Petrasko”, 92, Dunmore, died Monday afternoon in Allied Skilled Nursing, Scranton.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Cyril E. Petrasko, on February 12, 2009.

Born in Scranton, daughter of the late John and Elizabeth Strazik Horvat, she was a graduate of Dunmore High School Class of 1948 and prior to retirement, had been employed in the local garment industry at Stephanie Fashions in Archbald, as well as T&T Fashions and Picardy Mills, both in Dunmore.  She had been a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish in Dunmore and the Confraternity of Christian Women at All Saints Church, Dunmore, where she served as officer, treasurer, and later vice president.  She also loved her trips to Atlantic City.

Surviving is her aunt, Margaret Demanovich, and several cousins.

Her son, Rev. John C. Petrasko, preceded her in death in 1990; as well as her daughter Mary Beth Petrasko, in 1981.

The funeral will be Tuesday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore, with Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. in St. Mary of Mount Carmel Church, Chestnut St., Dunmore.  Interment, All Saints Cemetery, Hollisterville.

Family and friends may pay their respects at the funeral home on Monday from 3-6 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Rev. John C. Petrasko Scholarship Fund, c/o College Misericordia, 301 Lake St., Dallas, PA 18612.

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September 18, 2023

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home
318 East Drinker Street
Dunmore, PA 18512

Mass of Christian Burial
September 19, 2023

9:30 AM
St. Mary of Mount Carmel Church
322 Chestnut Street
Dunmore, PA 18512


Rev. John C. Petrasko Scholarship Fund c/o College Misericordia
301 Lake Street, Dallas PA 18612


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