Francis R. Casella

Francis R. (Frank) Casella, 77, of Old Forge died Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, in Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton.

Born in Duryea, he was the son of the late Vito and Josephine Orloski Casella.

Surviving are his wife, the former Judy VanDuzer; two sons, Frank and wife, Donna, and Jeff and wife, Oksana; a daughter, Lisa Bianco and husband, Scott; five grandchildren, Maura, Katie and Arthur Casella, Sean and Kristin Bianco; a brother, Vito and wife, June; two sisters, Audrey Sienkiewicz and husband, Edward, and Gloria Casella; nieces and nephews.

The funeral will be at 9:30 a.m. Monday from Louis V. Ciuccio Funeral Home, Old Forge, followed by a 10 a.m. Mass at Prince of Peace Parish-St. Mary's Church, Old Forge. Interment will be in Dunmore Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday.

Published in Citizens' Voice on Feb. 16, 2013