Scott V. Verdine

Scott V. Verdine, 58, of Duryea passed away Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at Hospice Community Care, Dunmore, surrounded by his loving family.

Born in Pittston, he was the son of the late Andrew and Ruth Clarke Verdine. He was a graduate Pittston Area High School. Prior to his retirement, he was employed by PennDOT, Dunmore office.

He was a member of Nativity of Our Lord Parish, Duryea.

He was an active member of the Duryea Lions Club.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brothers, Drew and Christopher; and father-in-law, Andrew Sacco.

He was an extraordinary family man that lived for his wife, children and dogs.

He and his wife, the former Patricia Sacco, would have celebrated their 34th wedding anniversary Jan. 26, 2014.

Surviving, in addition to his wife, are daughter, Jennifer Verdine, Duryea; son, Scott Verdine and his wife, Marlene, Duryea; his first grandson will be born in July; mother-in-law, Nancy Sacco, Dunmore; brother-in-law, Steve Sacco, Dunmore.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014 in Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Duryea, with the Rev. Paul McDonald and the Rev. Andrew Sinnott officiating. Family and friends may call Monday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Bernard J. Piontek Funeral Home Inc., 204 Main St., Duryea. Family and friends are asked to go directly to the church the morning of the funeral.

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Funeral Home

Bernard J. Piontek Funeral Home Inc.
204 Main Street Duryea, PA 18642
(570) 457-4301

Published in Citizens' Voice from Jan. 25 to Jan. 26, 2014