Concetta M. Morreale Battista

Concetta M. Morreale Battista of Dupont passed away Monday, July 15, 2013, at Wesley Village Nursing Home.

She was the wife of the late Kenneth Battista.

Born July 7, 1943, in Pittston, she was the daughter of the late Melchoire and Maria DeMarco Morreale. She was a graduate of Pittston High School.

Surviving are her sons, Frank and wife, Mary Lou Morreale, Garden City, Mich.; and Dominick and wife, Kim Morreale, Dupont; daughter, Bonnie Morreale, Dupont; grandsons, Dominick Morreale, David Morreale, Frank Morreale and Jacob Morreale; granddaughters, Ann Marie Morreale, Samantha Morreale, Megan Lacomis and Sarah Morreale; and great-granddaughters, Kasey Morreale and Olivia Lacomis.

She was preceded in death by an infant grandson, Jude Morreale; brothers, John Morreale, Salvatore Morreale and Michael Morreale; and a daughter-in-law, Joyce Morreale.

The family wishes to thank the staff and caregivers at Wesley Village for their kindness, care and compassion.

The funeral will be held at 9:30 a.m. Friday from Queen of the Apostles Parish, Avoca. The Rev. Joseph Verespy will officiate. Those who plan on attending the funeral services should go directly to the church.

The viewing will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Graziano Funeral Home Inc., Pittston Township.

For directions or to express condolences to Connie's family, visit

Funeral Home

700 TOWNSHIP BLVD Pittston, PA 18640
(570) 654-7831

Published in Citizens' Voice from July 17 to July 18, 2013