Dolores J. McGuire, 79, of Wilkes-Barre passed away Sunday, June 5, 2011, at Hospice Care of the VNA, Inpatient Unit, Heritage House, Wilkes-Barre.
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She was born in Wilkes-Barre Township on Jan. 2, 1932. She was the daughter of the late Bonaventure (Harry) and Catherine Sherneski Lombardelli.
She was a graduate of Wilkes-Barre Township High School.
Dolores was a past winner of the local Ms. Anthracite Pageant and was involved in several other local beauty and talent pageants.
She owned and operated, along with her husband, Charles Zaccagni, Charlie's Pizza, Hanover Township, and Luna Rosa, Wilkes-Barre, until her retirement.
She was a very talented local artist, who enjoyed working with oil paints on various types of canvas and objects.
Dolores shared her gentle and kind spirit with family and friends, and she also loved spending time with her cat, Tommy.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Charles Zaccagni; and her second husband, Robert McGuire.
Surviving are her daughter, Charlotte Raup and her husband, Gregory, Wilkes-Barre; son, Christian Zaccagni Sr., Wilkes-Barre; two grandchildren, Christian Zaccagni Jr. and Jamie Zaccagni; one great-granddaughter, Asia Gibson; stepchildren, Mary Rose Moran and spouse, Michael, Patti Martin and spouse, Donald, Daniel McGuire and Robert McGuire (deceased); stepgrandchildren, Sam Martin, Jake Martin, Ben Martin, Hannah Martin, Patrick Mangan and Elizabeth Moran; six step-great-grandchildren; sister, Bernadette Druby and her husband, Gary, Wilkes-Barre Township; several nieces and nephews; two aunts, one uncle and several cousins.
Funeral services were held Wednesday from George A. Strish Inc. Funeral Home, 105 N. Main St., Ashley. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at St. Leo's/Holy Rosary Church, Ashley. Interment followed in St. Mary's Maternity Cemetery, West Wyoming.
Published in Citizens' Voice from June 7 to June 10, 2011