Constance A. Burlone, 89, formerly of Bennett Street, Exeter, passed away on March 19, 2013, at the Legacy at Preston Hollow Nursing Home, Dallas, Texas.
Born in Canonsburg, Pa., she was a daughter of the late Donato and Claudine Simmonetti Dicio.
Constance was a graduate of Canonsburg High School, and was a homemaker for the majority of her life.
She had lived in Exeter for more than 50 years, before she and her husband moved to Dallas, Texas, seven years ago, but always considered Exeter their home.
She was preceded in death by her brothers, Frank, Mario and Joseph Dicio; sisters, Ida Burlone, Elvira Branciforte and Eleanor Saniga.
Surviving are her husband, Dominick A. Burlone, with whom she shared 68 years of marriage; children, Nicholas and his wife, Pat, Danville; Dominick Jr. and his wife, Joyce, Rio Rancho, N.M.;, Claudette and her husband, Bob Baurys, Dallas, Texas; three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Also surviving are a sister, Claudia and her husband, Wilbur Holt, Canonsburg.
Relatives and friends are invited to visitation on Monday from 9 until 10:30 a.m. at the Gubbiotti Funeral Home, 1030 Wyoming Ave., Exeter. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11 a.m. at Corpus Christi Parish at Immaculate Conception Church, Luzerne Avenue, West Pittston, with the Rev. John Sempa, pastor, as celebrant. Entombment will be in Mount Olivet Mausoleum, Carverton.
To send the family an expression of sympathy or an online condolence, visit www.gubbiottifh.com.
Gubbiotti Funeral Home
1030 Wyoming Ave. Exeter, PA 18643
Published in Times Leader on Mar. 23, 2013