James C. Costanzo, 80, of Pittston passed away Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
Born in Pittston on Jan. 27, 1933, he was the son of the late Joseph and Caroline Bufalino Costanzo.
He was a graduate of Pittston High School, Class of 1951.
He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War
Prior to his retirement, he had worked for Endicott Johnson Shoe Co.
He was a member of St. John the Evangelist Church, Pittston.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by sisters, Kathleen Silla, Josephine Mangione and Pauline DeLuca.
Surviving are his wife, Georgine Bergold Costanzo; daughter, Donna Costanzo, Vestal, N.Y.; son, James Costanzo and his wife, Marissa, Pittston Township; one granddaughter, Brooke Costanzo; mother-in-law, Helen Shatzel Bergold; many loving nieces, nephews and cousins.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday in St. John the Evangelist Church, William Street, Pittston. Those attending are asked to go directly to the church on Saturday morning. Interment will be in the parish cemetery. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Peter J. Adonizio Funeral Home, 251 William St., Pittston.
Condolences may be made at peterjadoniziofuneralhome.com