Michaeline C. Constantino

Michaeline C. Constantino, 80, of West Pittston, passed away Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, at Highland Manor, Exeter.

Born in Pittston on May 1, 1933, she was the daughter of the late Salvatore and Vincenza Bellanca Guarnieri.

She was a graduate of Pittston High School. She had worked in the local garment industry and was a member of the International Ladies' Garment Workers Union. She was a member of St. Barbara Parish, Exeter. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and aunt, and will be greatly missed.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Constantino, in 1982; brother, Michael Guarnieri; and sisters, Catherine Kevak and Lillian Larue.

Surviving are her daughter, Maryann Hoffner and her husband, Dave, Pittston; sons, John Constantino Jr., Swoyersville; and Michael Constantino and his wife, Marjorie, Morrisville; grandchildren, John Constantino III; David Hoffner; Rachael Constantino and Gabriella Constantino; great-granddaughter, Sofia Isabella Hoffner; sisters, Mrs. Cataldo (Grace) Tuminelli, Woodstock, Conn; and Mrs. Hubert (Sarah) Lyons, Florida; brother, Michael Guarnieri and his wife, Angela, Bethany Beach, Del.; numerous nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank the staff of Highland Manor for the compassionate care they provided to Michaeline.

Funeral services will be 9 a.m. Tuesday from Peter J. Adonizio Funeral Home, 251 William Street, Pittston, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in St. Barbara Parish, 28 Memorial St., Exeter. Interment will follow in St. Rocco's Cemetery, Pittston Township. Friends may call from 8 to 9 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made at www.peterjadoniziofuneralhome.com.

Published in Citizens' Voice from Sept. 21 to Sept. 23, 2013