Joseph Faherty

Services are scheduled for Joe Faherty, 88, of Scranton, who died Wednesday at the Gino J. Merli Veterans Center.

The funeral will be Monday from the Neil W. Regan Funeral Home Inc., 1900 Pittston Ave., Scranton, with Mass of Christian Burial at 1 p.m. in St. Joseph's Church at Divine Mercy Parish, 312 Davis St., Scranton, to be celebrated by the Rev. Francis Pauselli, pastor. Interment to follow, St. Joseph's Cemetery, Minooka section of Scranton. The family requests that those attending the funeral proceed directly to the church.

Friends may call today from 4 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Friends of the Poor, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton, PA 18509, or Hospice of the Sacred Heart, 600 Baltimore Drive, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702.

Published in Scranton Times on Jan. 27, 2013