Theresa Fioti Gigliotti

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Theresa Fioti Gigliotti, 89, a resident of Wyoming Street in the North End section of the city, entered into eternal life peacefully early Monday morning, Feb. 5, 2018, in the care of Wilkes-Barre General Hospital, following a recent illness at her home last weekend.

Born June 19, 1928, in Kingston, she was a daughter of the late Vito and Concetta Fria Fioti.

Since 1949, she was employed some 36 years by the former S&S Manufacturing Co. as a seamstress, retiring in 1985.

Mrs. Gigliotti was a member of St. Benedict Parish, Parsons section of the city, and also held membership in the International Ladies' Garment Workers Union.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank, on May 14, 1998. At the time of his passing, the couple shared 42 years of married life together.

Also preceding her were sisters, Concetta Fioti and, more recently, Mrs. Mary Sgromo, as well as by brothers, Andrew and Joseph Fioti.

Left to mourn her passing are her son, Daniel V., at home; and several nieces, nephews, dear neighbors and friends.

Funeral services for Mrs. Gigliotti will be conducted at 9:30 a.m. Thursday from the North Wilkes-Barre location of John V. Morris Family Funeral Homes Inc., 625 N. Main St., followed by a Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. in St. Benedict Parish, 155 Austin Ave. The Rev. John C. Lambert, pastor, will serve as celebrant and homilist.

Interment with the Rite of Committal will follow in St. Mary's Roman Catholic Cemetery, 1594 S. Main St., Hanover Twp.

Relatives, neighbors and friends may join Mrs. Gigliotti's family for visitation and remembrances from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

To send Danny words of comfort, a fond remembrance of his mother or for information, please visit our family's website at www.JohnVMorrisFuneralHomes.com.
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Published in Citizens' Voice on Feb. 6, 2018