Josephine B. Wrona, 98, of Dunmore, passed away on Tuesday afternoon at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. Her husband, the late Frank B., Sr. passed away December 17, 1999. The couple had been married for 52 years.
Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Richard and Sara Cigna and was a member of SS Anthony and Rocco Parish, Dunmore. Prior to retirement, she worked at the former Lackawanna Pant Factory in Scranton and the former John’s Dress Shop in Dunmore as a seamstress.
Josephine was a caretaker to her parents prior to their passing and loved her children and grandchildren. She enjoyed her trips to Atlantic City and traveling to Canada with her family. She also enjoyed baking, cooking and crocheting. She made many afghan blankets throughout the years for her family and friends. She will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Surviving is a daughter; Carol Kuffa and her husband Charles, Tunkhannock. A son; Frank B., Jr. and companion Penny Nemeth, Dunmore. Grandchildren; Stephen Kuffa and wife Melissa and Matthew Kuffa and wife April. Great-grandchildren; Isabella and Gabriella Kuffa. Many nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by sisters; Virginia, Carmella, Louise, Frances and baby sister, Romaine. Brothers; John and Sam.
The funeral will be Friday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc.,318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore with a Mass at 11:00am in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Smith St., Dunmore.
Interment, Dunmore Cemetery.
Friends may call Friday morning from 9-10:30am at the funeral home.
Due to our current pandemic, all those attending are kindly and respectfully asked to socially distance without direct contact while giving condolences, and are required to wear a mask immediately upon entering the funeral home.
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