Lori Ann Farris, 54, of Olyphant, and a resident of Allied Skilled Nursing for the past two years, died Friday evening at Geisinger-Community Medical Center.
Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Roseanne Fastiggi Farris and was a 1983 graduate of Bishop O’Hara High School, Dunmore and attended culinary school at Johnson College. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, Scranton and prior to her illness, Lori Ann worked at WEA in Olyphant.
Lori Ann loved her cat, Tiger, decorating her house for all occasions, enjoyed traveling, especially on cruises when she was able too, shopping on QVC, cooking and entertaining family and friends, and was an avid collector of vintage and special edition Barbie Dolls.
Surviving is a sister, Donna Farris, Dickson City; aunts, Lucille Fastiggi, Dunmore and Kay Farris, Dunmore; uncles, Michael Fastiggi, and wife, Lois, Mechanicsburg, PA, and Joe, Calomino, Dunmore, and Joseph Farris, and wife, Ann, Fairport, NY; as well as numerous cousins.
She was also proceeded in death by aunts, Angelina Calomino, Mary Fastiggi, and Josephine Fastiggi; and uncles, Canio Fastiggi, and his wife Evelyn, Mike Farris, John Farris and his wife Marion.
The funeral will be Saturday with Mass of Christian Burial at 11 AM in Immaculate Conception Church, 801 Taylor Ave., Scranton. Interment will take place in the Cathedral Cemetery in Scranton.
Friends may call Saturday morning from 10 AM until the time of the mass at the church.
Arrangements and care provided by the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc., Dunmore.