Richard W. (Dickie) Moscatelli Sr., 75, of Duryea passed away Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, in Regional Medical Center, Scranton.
He was born in South Orange ,N.J., on Dec. 21, 1937, and was the son of the late Nazareth and Elizabeth Sica Moscatelli.
Richard was a member of Nativity of Our Lord Parish, Duryea. He was a graduate of Pittston Township High School. He was a self-employed contractor.
Richard was a member of the Italian Club, Pittston.
He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend, and will be deeply missed.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Richard W. Moscatelli Jr.; his infant daughter, Kandie; and many brothers and sisters.
Richard is survived by his wife of 52 years, the former Louise Savage Moscatelli; his sons, Guy Moscatelli; and Scott Moscatelli, Duryea; and daughters, Carrie Kaminski and her husband, Lenny, North Carolina; and Jude Moscatelli and her fiance, Randy Lyback, Dupont. Also surviving are his sisters, Joyce Sitzman and Enise Cardona, both of Tennessee; six grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. in Holy Rosary Church, Stephenson Street, Duryea, with the Rev. Andrew Sinnott officiating.
Kiesinger Funeral Services Inc., Duryea, is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at www.kiesingerfuneralservices.com