Eleanor Molessa

Eleanor Molessa, 78, of Roaring Brook Twp., died Tuesday at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton. She was the wife of the late Nicholas Molessa, who died in 2010.

Born in Dunmore, daughter of the late Peter and Louise Rinaldi Boezi, Eleanor was a graduate of Dunmore High School. She was employed by Herff and Jones publishing before retirement. She was a member of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union.

She is survived by daughter, Renée Campbell, Scranton; a granddaughter, Ashley Campbell, a student at Penn State, State College; a brother, Louis Boezi, Silver Spring, Md.; a sister, Marie Traveski, Warrenton, Va.; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

The funeral will be Saturday at 9:30 a.m. from the Brian Arthur Strauch Funeral Home, 3 First St., Spring Brook Twp., with Mass of Christian Burial at 10 in St. Eulalia Church, 214 Blue Shutters Road, Moscow. Interment, St. Catherine's Cemetery, Moscow. Friends may call today from 6 to 8 p.m.

Published in Scranton Times on Nov. 9, 2012