David V. Falbo, 58, of Mayfield, died Saturday night at Mid-Valley Hospital, Peckville. He was the husband of the former Angela Baggetta.
Born July 18, 1955, in Carbondale, son of the late Sam Jr. and Marie Arabio Falbo, he was a graduate of Benjamin Franklin High School, Carbondale, and Lackawanna Junior College, Scranton. He was employed as a supervisor in the distribution department of the English Riding Co., Scranton. He had a very strong work ethic, and enjoyed working as the plant manager in his family's business, the former Falbo Dairy and Pizza Crust, both of Carbondale. He was a member of Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary Parish in Jermyn.
He was a loving husband and a supportive father. When his children were younger, he was active in coaching their Little League and midget football teams. He adored his four granddaughters, who were the loves of his life.
He is survived by a son, David Falbo Jr. and wife, Tina, Spring Brook Twp.; a daughter, Marissa Davis and husband, Gregory, Greenfield Twp.; four granddaughters, Kaylyn, Olivia, Karli and Gianna; two brothers, Sam Falbo III., Carbondale; and John Falbo, Ph.D., Bethlehem; two aunts, Emma Cerra, Carbondale; and Lucille Kubel, Easton; his mother-in-law, Parma Baggetta, Mayfield; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held Thursday at 9:15 a.m. from the Carmine J. & Louis C. Parise Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., Farview and 41st streets, Carbondale, with Mass of Christian Burial at 10 at Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary Church, 622 Madison Ave., Jermyn, celebrated by Monsignor Dale Rupert, administrator. Entombment, Our Mother of Sorrows Cemetery, Finch Hill.
Friends may call Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m.
For directions or to send online condolences, visit www.parisefuneralhome.com