Regina Battaglino

Regina Battaglino, 85, formerly of Exeter, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, at Wesley Village after a long illness.

Born in Exeter on April 27, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Mary Barone Battaglino.

She was a graduate of Exeter High School. In her earlier years, she was employed by Consolidated Cigar. She retired as office manager from the law firm of Marsh and Associates. She was a member of St. Barbara's Parish at St. Anthony of Padua Church, Exeter.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Patrick Battaglino.

She is survived by her sisters, Angela (Floyd) Miller, Carbondale; and Margaret Yankay, Syracuse, N.Y.; several nieces, nephews; and cousin, Stella Martin.

Funeral services will be at 9 a.m. Wednesday from the Peter J. Adonizio Funeral Home, 251 William St., Pittston, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in St. Barbara's Parish at St. Anthony of Padua Church, 28 Memorial St., Exeter. Interment will follow in St. Ceceila Cemetery, Exeter. Friends may call from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

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Published in Citizens' Voice on Dec. 10, 2012