Minnie Colangelo

Minnie Colangelo, 92, of Exeter passed away at home on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012.

Born in Pittston on July 23, 1920, she was the daughter of the late C.A. and Josephine Vitale Detato. She was a graduate of Pittston High School and was a homemaker.

She was a member of Second Presbyterian Church, Pittston, and the Italian American Association of Luzerne County.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by brothers, William and Robert Detato.

Surviving are her husband of 66 years, Matthew Colangelo; son, Frank Colangelo, Exeter; daughter, Rose Molino, Hughestown; grandson, Attorney Gene Molino and his wife, Stacey, Exeter; brother, Tony Detato, West Pittston; sister, Lois Detato, Pittston; numerous nieces and nephews.

Religious services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Second Presbyterian Church, 143 Parsonage St., Pittston. Those attending services are asked to go directly to the church Wednesday morning. Interment will be at the convenience of the family in Pittston Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m Tuesday at the Peter J. Adonizio Funeral Home, 251 William St., Pittston.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Second Presbyterian Church. Online condolences may be made at www.peterjadoniziofuneralhome.com.

Published in Citizens' Voice on Nov. 18, 2012