Emil J. Calomino

Emil J. Calomino, 79, of Dunmore, died Saturday morning at home. He is survived by his wife, the former Carole Pastore. The couple was married for 46 years.

Born in Dunmore, he was the son of the late Emil F. and Theresa Mascaro Calomino and was a graduate of Dunmore High School. He was a member of SS. Anthony & Rocco Parish, Dunmore and was an Army veteran. Before retirement, he worked as a salesman for the former G&G Sewing Machine.

He was an avid golfer and was a member of the Pocono Farms Golf Club in Tobyhanna and was a fan of the Dunmore Bucks and Penn State football.

Also surviving are sons, Emil R. and wife, Denise; and Mark, all of Kingston; sisters, Carmella Bennett, King of Prussia; and Frances Ross and her husband, Joseph, Dunmore; grandchildren, Michele Haines, Austin, Texas; Sarah Hohol and Nicole Calomino, both of Kingston; a great-grandson, Greyson Haines; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

The funeral will be Wednesday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore, with Mass at 9:30 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Smith Street, Dunmore. Interment, Cathedral Cemetery, Scranton.

Friends may call Tuesday, 5 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Griffin Pond Animal Shelter, 967 Griffin Pond Road, South Abington Twp., PA 18411; or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105. To leave an online condolence, visit www.DunmoreFuneralHome.com

Funeral Home

Carlucci Golden DeSantis Funeral Home
318 East Drinker Street Dunmore, PA 18512
(570) 343-6013

Published in Scranton Times on Mar. 24, 2014