Antoinette "Della" Guasto, 89, of Plains Township passed away Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, in Kindred Hospital Wyoming Valley surrounded by her family.
Born in Pittston on April 23, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Antonio and Vincenza Colarusso Denesco.
She was a graduate of Jenkins Township High School. She was employed in the local garment industry working at Pittston Apparel.
She was a member of St. Joseph Marello Parish. She was a loving mother, sister, aunt, godmother and will be truly missed.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony Guasto in December 2001; brother, Joseph Denesco; sisters, Lillian Cresho and Vera Denesco and infant sister, Josephine Denesco.
Surviving are her daughters, Rose Guasto and Ann Guasto, both of Plains Township; sister, Gela Lispi, Yatesville; numerous nieces and nephews; and her furry friends, Mariano, Sugar and Niko.
Funeral services will be at 9 a.m. Wednesday from the Peter J. Adonizio Funeral Home, 251 William St., Pittston, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in St. Joseph Marello Parish, 237 William St., Pittston. Interment will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Carverton. Friends may call Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.peterjadoniziofuneralhome.com